Emily is a native of Dauphin County who graduated from West Chester University with a degree in Criminal Justice. Emily has extensive experience as a direct service worker and manager. Emily started her professional career as a Dauphin County Juvenile Probation Officer in the aftercare unit. She started with JusticeWorks in 2008, serving as a Community Habilitation Specialist and quickly promoted to a Supervisor in Berks County. Emily relocated back to Harrisburg in 2010 to open the Dauphin County branch as an Assistant Director. In July of 2015, Emily transitioned to the role of Director of Dauphin, Cumberland, and Perry Counties. The three counties continue to grow with Emily overseeing services with Children and Youth, Juvenile Probation, Area Agency on Aging, Adult Probation, and local homeless shelters.