Since attending CMTC, Emily Van Raay from Chatham, Ontario has become an international success, working in markets such as Paris, Milan, London, Hamburg, Athens, Tokyo, Miami, and New York.
Emily has appeared in magazines such as Vogue, Cosmopolitan, Fashion, The Kit, Elle, Marie Claire, Glamour, Madame, and Seventeen wearing top designers like Christian Dior, Gucci, Chanel, and Louis Vuitton. She has completed major modeling campaigns for clients such as Roger and Gallet, Garnier Fructis, Mother Denim, Simons, Shoppers Drug Mart Beauty, Dynamite, Hudson’s Bay, L’Oreal, Clarins, Maison Simons and Old Navy.
Emily is an advocate for body positivity and food justice. She is also the founder of Models for Wellness, a platform that promotes healthy living.
Through her experience modelling, Emily has developed a passion for acting. She landed the lead role in the horror/thriller film, Hurt. The film premiered in New York City in 2019. Following her role in Hurt, she landed the lead role in the feature film, Thank You For Your Patience, and a role in the 2023 biographical drama film, Cassandro.
Emily currently lives in New York City as a model and actor. See Emily’s latest work for Joe Fresh in stores now!