Emilee was born and raised outside of Seattle, Washington. Throughout high school and college she maintained an active role in her community through Peer Outreach Programs. When it came time to pursue higher education, she decided to head down south and call Texas home. Emilee attended Texas A&M University where she studied Philosophy and law. While at A&M she began working for the Student Government and Judicial Office which ultimately led to her interest in politics. She enjoys playing the piano, spending time in the outdoors and taking road trips with her dogs.