Graduate of the Bulgarian National Sports Academy, major in Rhythmic gymnastics coaching.
Member of the Bulgarian national gymnastics team.
For three consecutive years, golden medalist in group exercises in the national championship of Bulgaria. Starting career as a rhythmic gymnastics coach in 2010, she has worked in close cooperation with her mother, Tanya Stavreva (two times European and world group champion).
For the last 9 years Ema has worked as a coach - in Bulgaria, but also abroad - in the USA, Croatia, Austria and South Africa, working with members of the national teams, composing exercises and giving master classes to improve apparatus technique.