Emily Fonua grew up in Cache Valley and completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at the University of Utah in 2008. She practiced as a Registered Nurse for over ten years before advancing her degree through the Family Nurse Practitioner program at Simmons University. She is board certified in Family Medicine through the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, allowing her to care for patients throughout the lifespan. She has cared for pediatrics as well as adult patients throughout her nursing career and has thoroughly enjoyed it. When Emily is not working, she loves spending time with her husband and three children. They enjoy a variety of sports including running, skiing, and kayaking.