Emily has taught writing and communications since 2013. She has taught middle schoolers, high schoolers, college students, and adult learners. Her students have ranged from Los Angeles K-12, undergraduate and graduate students to Brazilian entrepreneurs to Colombian educators. She currently serves as a professional staff coach for Azusa Pacific University's Writing Center, where she teaches rhetoric groups, provides original workshops, and provides individuated coaching on writing techniques.

She is also the author of an educational play seen by 4,000 D.C. public school students and of a technical writing workshop she’s provided for John Hopkins University, 1776, the Advocacy Project, and other institutions. Emily is also the recipient of a Jessica Jennifer Cohen Foundation fellowship for international service learning with the Sao Paulo, Brazil office of Harvard University’s David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies.