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Emily Laurel Ellison

Emily Ellison

Class of 2021

Clemson University, Junior

Emily, daughter of Eric and Patricia Ellison, graduated as valedictorian of Cocke County High School.  She was a member of the Cocke County FFA livestock judging, dairy judging, envirothon, parliamentary procedure, and veterinary science teams.  She was selected as the Tennessee FFA Eastern Region Star Farmer, and won the Eastern Region Forage Production Proficiency, and the Tennessee State FFA Sheep Production Proficiency.  Emily served as president of both the Cocke County FFA and the Tennessee Junior Sheep Producers Association.  She was an active member of the Cocke County 4-H, Cocke County High School Principal's Council, National Honors Society, Mu Alpha Theta Math Club and Beta Club.


Emily is attending Clemson University where she is majoring in Animal and Veterinary Science with a minor in Biological Sciences.  She is a member of Sigma Alpha and serves on the disciplinary committee, a member of the Clemson University Professional Greek Council and the Tigers for Tigers conservation club. She previously was a member of Women in Animal and Veterinary Science Living and Learning Community (WAVS) and now serves as a member of the WAVS leadership council.  She also serves as a tutor and mentor for WAVS.  She is a volunteer at the Oconee County Humane Society.  Emily plans to pursue a career in veterinary medicine.

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