Originally from Portland, Emily Sheldon earned a Bachelor of Arts degree and double-majored in Business and Psychology from University of Puget Sound. During her time there, she was a member of the Women’s basketball team, and competed in the Heptathlon for the Track & Field team. In 2016 she was named Conference Player of the Year, a Division III All-American and Most Outstanding Female Athlete of the University.
Participating in Athletics at the University of Puget Sound presented countless of opportunities for community outreach and volunteering with Special Olympics, where she found her passion to serve and assist families with special needs. Emily Sheldon is a Paraplanner for the Palladio Group.