Age at diagnosis: 8
Lives in: Langley, BC
3 and half years ago, Emma was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes (T1D) and she has been engaged with JDRF since. She led one of the biggest teams at the 2018 Sun Life Walk to Cure Diabetes for JDRF, led the “Dabbing Unicorns” filled with over 30 family members and friends. Emma’s hobbies include multiple styles of dance, as well as staying active with her family and baking! She is excited to have the opportunity to be a JDRF advocate, and a cure to her means freedom for all those who live with type 1 diabetes.