Emily is the daughter of Judith and Paul Bonifaci of Woodinville, Wash. Steve’s parents, Linda and George Thompson, currently reside in Durham, N.C Emily is a 1999 graduate of Woodinville High School and a 2003 graduate of Willamette University in design. In 2010, Emily graduated with a master’s degree in landscape architecture from Harvard University in Boston. Emily is currently employed in Minneapolis as a landscape architect with Cohen and Partners.
Steve graduated with a degree from George Mason University in Virginia. Steve has worked for many years as a subcontractor for U.S. Army database support while in the Washington, D.C. area. He recently moved to Minneapolis and is currently working as an IT specialist and web designer for a local office of a European firm.