High School: Woodrow Wilson High School
Activities and achievements: Emily's extensive volunteer experience in her community over the years led to her selection as a member of the Beckley Area Foundation Grants Committee, which awards financial aid to nonprofit organizations. She serves as student body treasurer and vice president of the National Honor Society. A varsity volleyball player, Emily also has coached younger players in a local development league.
Plans: Emily plans to enroll in West Virginia University's Honors College and major in exercise physiology. She wants to go to medical school to study orthopedics, radiology or occupational therapy.