Emily Payne

Emily Payne, High School Classroom TeacherClassroom Teacher

M.S., Saint Joseph College
B.S., Shawnee State University

Emily Payne earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology at Shawnee State University in Portsmouth, Ohio. She earned her Master of Science degree in Biology from Saint Joseph College in Hartford, Connecticut.

Emily has been a professor of Biology at Shawnee State University for over 8 years. She is a mother of four and has been homeschooling for over 6 years. She also helps with the high school group in their local co-op.

Emily is passionate about science and instilling the love of science in others. She loves seeing the amazing hand of God in what she teaches. “A lot of people want to separate science and God ... but the more I learn in the field of science the more I see of Him.”

Emily and her husband Aaron have been married over 16 years and reside in Ohio. They and their children are active in their church, love to camp, hike, and kayak. Emily loves to read, run, and spend time outdoors with her family.