Amy was born in Asheville and moved to California in her 20s. She moved back to Asheville in 2016. While in California she attended California State University and UC Davis. Amy was fortunate to grow-up in an art lovers’ home. Her mom is a painter and sculptor whose work is well known in Southwest Virginia. Her parents are steadfast supporters of the arts both the visual and performing arts and instilled this passion in Amy. Her 20 years of development experience is informed by her work in a wide range of nonprofit organizations where she helped them grow and implemented sustainable and successful fundraising practices. Amy was worked in Higher Education, Youth Development, and Animal rescue. She most recently worked with the Asheville Symphony, fulfilling her dream of working within
the arts. Amy lives with her husband Brian, three dogs and a cat.