Emily Gordon danced with Canton Ballet for 16 years. Following her graduation from McKinley High School, she was a substitute teacher for School of Canton Ballet during her college years. Upon graduation from the University of Mount Union with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology, Emily joined the ballet administrative staff as office assistant in 2012. She does a variety of tasks ranging from box office sales to managing mailing lists. She enjoys assisting school parents and volunteering for the Barre Association. Emily is married to Derek Gordon.