Emily with her husband Mark is co-leader of Vine Church Wynyard, a pioneering church plant within the Diocese of Durham, which launched into a large CoE primary school in September 2021. She is passionate about developing intergenerational mission and discipleship as well as encouraging and advocating for women in pioneering ministry and church planting, she has been a speaker at various conferences and training days around these topics. She has also recently become Mum to her baby son Benjamin and in her spare time enjoys water-colour painting, reading and history.