Emely was born and raised in Southern California and has over 10 years of experience in healthcare clinic and hospital administration. The Whole Foods Market Medical Center was the first and one of the most significant experiences that impacted her career. One of her greatest passions is to help people, especially those who are underrepresented. She is bilingual in English and Spanish. She has earned her Bachelor’s in Health Administration and is currently completing her Master’s in Health Administration. Emely has found that her professional and academic experiences have been rewarding and invaluable, significantly contributing to her desire to positively impact the way healthcare is delivered. Emely’s hobbies are to dance salsa, travel, and spend time with her family.