Emily Works Part of our PLAY music family since winter 2015, Emily grew up in Northern California where as a child she participated in many musical extracurricular activities including choir, high school musicals, and even the marching band. She received her Bachelor of Music in Vocal Arts from California State University Northridge where she performed opera roles and led the alto section in the world-renowned singing group the Northridge Singers. Emily has been a featured performer with musical theatre and opera companies across Los Angeles, including Cabrillo Music Theatre, Center Stage Opera, Pacific Opera Project, and Vineyard Touring Opera. She teaches private singing lessons in her home vocal studio and she is also a professional holiday caroler. Emily has over eleven years of experience helping families provide care for their children. She is currently pursuing her Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology with a Child Studies specialization at Antioch University Los Angeles, which will allow her to qualify for future licensure as a Marriage and Family Therapist. When not teaching, singing, or studying, she enjoys baking vegan treats, practicing yoga, and playing with her cat Charlie.