Emily, originally from Wisconsin, moved to Fort Wayne when she started high school. She joined Fort Wayne Ballet’s Auer Academy during her junior year. After graduating, Emily joined Fort Wayne Ballet’s company as a trainee and is pursuing her college degree at Ivy Tech as a business major. While dancing with Fort Wayne Ballet her favorite pieces have included Gerald Arpino’s Light Rain, Lead Arabian and Waltz of the Flowers in The Nutcracker, and Morgan Grady’s Jealous. This is Emily’s third season with Fort Wayne Ballet.