Emily is a pianist, teacher, and accompanist, and has been teaching piano since 1998. She first received her Bachelor's degree in Management Information Systems and previously worked as a programmer at Matson Navigation Company while teaching piano part-time.
Following her passion, she received a Bachelor of Arts degree in music specializing in piano and a Master's degree in Piano Performance.
Her numerous experiences include private and group lessons at The Toddler Program, Mary, Star of the Sea ELC, Maryknoll School, Iolani School, University of Hawaii at Manoa, accompanying various choirs, and collaborating with musicians and performing at different events.
Emily is the vice president of Hawaii Piano Teachers Association. She is also a church accompanist at Christ Lutheran Church in Mililani, and is active in doing volunteer work and reaching out to the community.