Emelyn moved to Lynchburg in 2011 where she attended the University of Lynchburg and obtained a degree in Communications and a minor in art. She quickly fell in love with the area and calls Lynchburg her forever home.
In her role at Lynchburg Experience Manager, Emelyn specializes in community outreach, tourism, the Arts & Culture District, and entrepreneur and small business support. You can find Emelyn at the Lynchburg Visitor Center where she works to curate the Lynchburg experience for all visitors and provides support for the City’s entrepreneurship and arts and culture initiatives.
Emelyn is a cattle farmer by nights and weekends with her husband Breck and three dogs. She has a passion for working 1:1 with businesses, photography, good food, and the outdoors.