Emily has been involved with Big Train baseball since 2013 when her family hosted its first Big Train player. They have continued to host players every summer, and Emily has been the co-Host Family Coordinator since 2016. Emily moved with her husband Todd to Washington DC in 1998, and they now live in Bethesda with their three children Ben (17), Max (15), and Rebecca (13). Emily graduated from Amherst College and has a masters in public health from Johns Hopkins. In addition to volunteering for Big Train, she has served in various volunteer positions at her kids' schools, at MSI Soccer, on the Lombardi Gala Executive Committee, and at Temple Sinai.