EMILY was born in Utah and raised in Saudi Arabia. Immersed in rich middle eastern culture from the age of 3, she traveled throughout the world with her family of 11. Adventuring to places such as Sri Lanka and Cyprus she developed a passion for the richness of travel and meeting new people. Upon arriving back in United States she settled down with her family on orcas Island where she attended school and nurtured her love for outdoor adventure. Once a young woman she took off again for adventure living throughout the US, Central America and Hawaiian islands. She finds deep connection with herself through surfing, music and meditation. Her path eventually lead her and her two children back to Orcas Island, where she nurtures her love for storytelling through cinematography with her partner in life and enjoys watching her children flourish and grow.