Emily – Korean, English, German, Native American
Emily, a 2004 graduate of UCLA, was diagnosed with Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia in 2007 and then later with cervical and skin cancer in 2008. After surgery and six rounds of chemotherapy, she reached complete remission in June 2008. She remains regularly monitored each month.
At UCLA, Emily served as the school’s Hapa Club co-Founder & President from 2001 to 2004. She currently works as a Pharmaceutical Sales Rep in Connecticut and enjoys hiking and yoga in her free time.