Born and raised in Los Angeles, CA, Emily began working for Transcend in November 2014 as a driver at our Harvard house. She quickly moved up to the lead evening manager, and from there, became the Assistant Program Director. Soon after, Emily became the Assistant Director of the Mentoring and Family Program where she has helped people transition from sober living and treatment back into their everyday life with the recovery tools and support to help them flourish. Emily joins her passion for helping people and being an active member of the recovery community into her work with the mentoring department. She helps carry the message of recovery through her love and compassion for helping people.