Graphic Design and Digital Art

As a graphic designer and photo artist, Emerson is inspired by her life-long love of the arts to create unique digital media and photo art. She combines her years of experience with the skills gained from her college studies. In 2019, she graduated from Liberty University with a Bachelor of Science in Religion: Biblical and Theological Studies with an emphasis in Photography and Graphic Design.

Photography and Writing

Photography and writing have both been life-long interests for Emerson. From a young age, she has always had a camera and pen in hand. Emerson also often works on photography-based projects in her work with HeatherMertens.org and Columbia Summer Ballet Intensive, among others.

Dance and Theater

Emerson has over twenty years of training and experience in a variety of dance and acting disciplines, including ballet, tap, jazz, contemporary, modern, drama, and comedic improv. As a student Emerson had the honor of performing lead and featured roles with Moscow Ballet, Minnesota Ballet Company, and Mid-Missouri Dance Theater, and her professional performing career began at age 16 with Storling Dance Theater as one of their youngest company Trainees. Emerson has been a company member with East Coast Ballet, VidaDance, and her own company, Anazao Dance, which she directed while living in Kansas City. Emerson has also loved teaching for various schools and programs over the years, as well as choreographing for multiple productions.