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Emily Clark

Roller Sports



Team USA Years: 3

Hometown: Cleveland, Ohio      

Current residence: Columbus, Ohio

When did you begin Skating: Age 3 – Competing at Age 8

Current skating club/ Coaches name: Brookpark Skatland – Mary Nendza & Melissa Quinn

Occupation, current employer:  Undergraduate Student


High school attended: John Marshall High School

Year of graduation: 2012              

Location of high school: Cleveland, Ohio

Sports you competed in while in high school (include number of years):  Cheerleading (2 Years)

Other high school activities: Student Body President, Vice President of National Honor Society, Yearbook Committee, Green Team Member, and Math, Science & Foreign Language Honorary.

College attended: The Ohio State University

Year of graduation: Spring 2016

Degree/major: Human Development & Family Science Specializing in Pre-Med

Sports you competed in while in college (include number of years): Just roller skating (all years)

Other college activities: OSU DanceSport


Pan American/World Games/International Experience: 2 World Championships (2007 & 2009)

Other awards, honors, and statistics in skating: 2012 Level A Ohio Skater of the Year

Other awards and/or honors received outside of skating: High School Salutatorian, Graduate with Honors Diploma, Jimmy Malone Scholarship, Ratner Miller & Stanford Scholarship.


Life Goals: To remain happy & healthy

Career goals: To become a successful medical doctor

Future goals you hope to obtain as a Skater: Obtain a medal from the World Championships


Favorite sports figure: Shawn Johnson

Favorite food before a competition: Bananas and Peanut Butter Sandwiches

Favorite movie: Lion King

Favorite place to shop: Aerie by American Eagle

Favorite music to listen to during training or competition: Country or anything with a good beat to get the blood flowing

Favorite possession: My skates!

Favorite hobbies: Spending time with friends, scrapbooking, and eating

If you could pick one word to describe you, what would it be: Ambitious

Who is the person you most admire/greatest influence in your life and why: My coach, Mary Nendza, has been the greatest influence in my life because she strives to make me a domestic goddess and I appreciate every ounce of dedication she puts forth into this huge project :)