Emily has a Master of Science in anthrozoology from Canisius College and a Certificate in Applied Animal Behavior from the University of Washington. She’s currently pursuing her Doctor of Education (EdD) in Educational and Professional Practice with a specialization in humane education from Antioch University.
Emily is a certified professional dog trainer and graduated with honors with a Certificate in Training and Counseling from The Academy for Dog Trainers. She’s also a certified Fear Free Animal Trainer and a member of their Speakers Bureau.
Additionally, Emily is a co-founder of the Humane Alliance of Rescue Trainers, which matches shelter and rescue organizations with credentialed trainers for behavior consulting and support. She also owns Coexistence Consulting, which strives to improve the interactions and relationships between humans and other animals through consulting and humane education.