Emily Barnes

Administrative Assistant


Emily has been working with the Operations team at Alpine as an Administrative Assistant for over three years. She focuses primarily on adjudication scoring, developing tutorials and leading trainings, searching for new proposal requests, and creating surveys. She is also the team’s SharePoint expert and continues to find efficient and functional ways to incorporate that software into everyday tasks. Prior to joining Alpine, Emily worked in the educational field as an English as a Second Language instructor at the College of Southern Nevada. She also held the position of Environmental Education and Outreach Specialist with the National Park Service, where she worked closely with the Hispanic community in Southern Nevada. Emily has a Bachelor of Music in Harp Performance from the Manhattan School of Music, and currently holds the position of Principal Harp with the Henderson Symphony.

Fun Facts

Emily loves the challenge of climbing mountains and spends many weekends doing just that with her intrepid husband. She also enjoys reading Russing literature to her peregrine falcon, Penelope.

What’s on my bucket list?
  • Domesticate a bobcat and keep it as a pet
  • Adopt a Romanian gypsy
  • See live theatrical performances of all 38 Shakespeare plays, in alphabetical order
  • Meet the great Dolly Parton
  • Summit Mt. Shasta