Emersyn Shragie is a 5-year-old girl who lives with her parents, sister Averie, brother Austin and dog Patches. Emmy enjoys swimming, singing, dancing and most importantly being silly. Emmy loves play dates with friends, spending time with her grandparents and playing with her cousins. She is a true warrior when it comes to Systemic Idiopathic Juvenile Arthritis. She doesn’t let the illness define her nor stop her from loving and enjoying life. Emmy loves learning new things and loves watching medical shows to see how she is similar to other children and what she can do to help them. When she grows up, she wants to be a nurse for kids who are like her.