Emma Westthorp attended St Aloysius College from 1999-2006 and was involved in sport during her time at school.
After graduating from SAC, Emma studied Mining Engineering at the University of Adelaide. Her first professional job was with BHP Billiton, working in mines in Queensland on a Graduate Engineer program.
Emma currently works as the Superintenent in Mine Production Surface at Olympic Dam. She also completed an MBA at Deakin University in 2019