Meet the Ambassadors



Degrees and Certifications:

Amber Emerson

Amber Emerson is beginning her 5th year teaching middle school science and is currently teaching 7th grade at Westlawn Middle School. She holds a Bachelors Degree in Biology and a Master’s Degree in Secondary Education- General Science, both from the University of Alabama. She is currently in the process of becoming National Board Certified. She is a member of both the Alabama Science Teaching Association and the National Science Teachers Association. Though she is originally from Tuscumbia, Al. she and her husband call Tuscaloosa home after spending 12 years here together.

She is a member of The Vineyard Community Church were she helps in both children’s and youth programs. She just returned from a two-week Kenya Mission trip where she worked with children explaining the love of Jesus through hands on Science activities. She is passionate about helping new teachers become excellent in the classroom. She enjoys listening to Maroon5, working with animals, and volunteering within the community.