Emma grew up in Asheville, North Carolina. She is a 2009 graduate from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a degree in Photojournalism and a concentration in Multimedia. Emma has worked with washingtonpost.com, Washingtonian Magazine, Foreign Policy Magazine, LivingSocial,Tar Heel Monthly Magazine, Tar Heel Today Magazine, UNC Sport's Information and Special Olympics International. Emma likes to cover events with a multi-media mindset incorporating writing, photography and especially video. She currently lives in Bethesda, MD with her husband, Anthony, and their two dogs, Winston and Flash.