After returning to South Carolina from California Emily joined the council as the Executive Assistant and Office Manager where she has over ten years of experience, including her experience in the SC Law field where she was a paralegal for solo practitioner of Law Office of Willie Bradley Jr. and later a litigation defense firm, Murphy & Grantland P.A. Emily also has experience in the non-profit sector, having worked for Columbia’s local food bank, Harvest Hope Food Bank, as the Executive Assistant to the CEO.
In 2014, she earned her Associates Degree in Paralegal Studies from Midlands Technical College, where she completed the ABA (American Bar Association) Paralegal Studies program and later transferred to Columbia College where she earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Communication and Leadership in 2016.
Emily is a SC native that loves the many and exciting things that SC has to offer, especially the beaches and beautiful coast line. She is an advocate for child hunger, awareness, and Project ‘Keep SC Beautiful-Don’t Litter’ and enjoys volunteering at Epworth Children’s Home during the summer.