On Christmas Eve Emily Barker (daughter of Wendy and Jeremy Barker of Hobe Sound, FL, a friend of the Spa Industry Association), one of the sweetest , kindest and smartest young ladies you could hope to meet was involved in a very serious car accident on Christmas Eve.  She was trauma hawked to St. Mary’s hospital in West Palm Beach with a shattered jaw, broken ribs , broken collarbone and traumatic brain injury.  Emily was in her sophomore year studying  at the University of South Florida to become a speech therapist, she is a talented piano player , an incredible older sister to two brothers (Alex and Oliver) and a genuine friend to many.

The friends of the Barker family have started a Gofundme campaign for Emily. Click here for more information and to donate.