Emily Knox joined the Meridian staff in August 2017 as a special education teacher. Emily received her bachelors degree in education from Southwestern University and spent time at Meridian during her student teaching experience – which is how she became interested in the PYP and IB programs. She is certified in early childhood through sixth grade, English as a Second Language, and special education K-12. Emily is also a registered behavior technician and is certified in Mental Health SB460. She has been very active in the community and she has worked as an ABA (behavior) therapist and volunteered in organizations such as BIG, Best Buddies, and Georgetown’s Equine Therapy program.