Emma Adams is a Portland, Oregon native, attending high school at St. Mary’s Academy and college at Portland State University. While she played volleyball competitively throughout high school and college, she found her passion in coaching. She previously coached at Tigard High School before moving to Central Catholic High School for the 2019 season to assist the junior varsity team. For the 2022 season, she led their JV team. Heading into the 2023 season she will be the varsity assistant coach. She coaches club for Oregon Juniors Volleyball Academy in their 12U POD, head coaching their 12-2 team. She also runs a summer volleyball program, All Around Volleyball Academy, for grade school athletes.