Holding a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in English from The University of Western Australia and a Graduate Diploma in Education from ECU, Em is a highly skilled teacher (classroom and specialist music) with over 10 years experience. Em has also established her own rock school for young musicians, which she successfully ran for 8 years before selling the thriving business in 2016.
Em has long been an active participant in the Perth music community as a musician and artist, and currently plays with the Web Rumours. She is also a broadcaster at Perth community radio station RTRFM and a co-owner of local record label Group Therapy Records.
As WAM’s Audience Development Officer and the coordinator of Girls Rock! WA, Em loves channelling her knowledge and enthusiasm for working with young people to developing opportunities for young musicians and audiences on a bigger scale.