Emily graduated from Central Michigan University with a Bachelors in Applied Arts and Sciences. She has been a member of the Mackinaw City American Legion for over twenty years and is Past-President and Past-Treasurer of the organization. Emily is also a garden enthusiast spending countless hours tending to her vegetable and flower gardens.
Emily began her dental career as Dr. LaTocha’s first employee when he opened his Mackinaw City practice in 1992. She performed both clerical and clinical duties and eventually assumed the position of Clinical Coordinator for several years. Although Emily had an extended sabbatical from the dental profession, she brought years of administrative, managerial and customer service experience when she rejoined Straits Area Dental in April 2016.