Emily Clary

Senior Director of Prevention Initiatives



Emily Clary is the Senior Director of Prevention Initiatives at FamilyWise Services and is responsible for helping develop and coordinate the ACE Interface training and Self-Healing Communities work across the state, and supports other prevention-related programming including Circle of Parents and Parent Leadership efforts. Emily has been working at MCCC/FamilyWise Services since July 2017 and holds a Master’s Degree in Public Policy from the Humphrey School of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota and a Bachelor’s of Arts Degree in Sociology from Beloit College. From 2009-2015, Emily developed programming for incarcerated men at the Dakota County Sheriff’s Office. She has been trained in Motivational Interviewing, Person Centered Thinking, Bridges Out of Poverty, MAVA Volunteer Leadership, is certified to administer the Level of Services/Case Management Inventory tool, and has an Offender Workforce Development Specialist (OWDS) certification.