Trainers - Hawaii
Emily Reis was born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii. She fell in love with volleyball at a young age and continued to practice this sport through club volleyball. She went on to play for Roosevelt High School, where she led her team to an Oahu Interscholastic Association Championship in 2006. After high school she walked on to the University of Hawaii at Manoa Women's Volleyball program (div. I) under all-time winningest head coach, Dave Shoji. In her sophomore year, her team made it to the final four and in her senior year was named co-captain. After her collegiate experience, Emily went on to coach club girls, private lessons, and also coached boys high school volleyball wth her husband. Emily is also a licensed social worker and has worked with the elderly population, helping them to obtain services to remain independent as long as possible. She is married to her best friend Chad and together they have two young kids, Malakai and Sarai.