Emmely manages Business Operations for Hope Clinic. She earned her M.A. from University of Oregon and her B.A. from Denison University. Prior to working at Hope Clinic, she was with Lee Company, Caroline’s Closet (owner), Oregon Business Magazine and she worked in the field of dance as a teacher, choreographer and performer.

Emmely lives in historic downtown Franklin with her husband, daughter, two dachshunds and an ancient cat. In her free time, she enjoys tennis, cooking and designing theatrical costumes.  She is an active community volunteer for arts and mental health organizations.