Emily is the 24-year-old daughter of Lyle and Pamela Westfall of Watson, Ill. Westfall graduated from Murray State University in May 2016 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Agriculture/Animal Science. She was an active member on the rodeo team where she was deemed the Public Relations Officer for the 2015-2016 season. Over the summer in 2016, Westfall worked for the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center as a Veterinarian Assistant. Currently, Westfall is a shift leader at Culver’s in Effingham, IL. Westfall plans to continue her education by obtaining her Master’s Degree in Agriculture/Animal Nutrition. She is a member of the American Quarter Horse Association and the International Barrel Racing Association. Her favorite equine disciplines include barrel racing, roping, cattle sorting, and trail riding. Aside from competing in the arena, Westfall enjoys reading, drawing, hiking, and camping.