Ms. Emylie was born in Arroyo, Puerto Rico and moved to Troy when she was 11. At a young age, Emylie knew she wanted to work with kids, and that started her journey as a teacher. 10 years ago, she started as a TA in a classroom, where she learned how to be a great teacher. As time went on, Emylie became the head teacher of a preschool class. Not only is she a teacher, but a mother too. Ms. Emylie has 3 daughters, 2 of which attend Bilingual Genius Academy.