Amy spent her childhood growing up in Clarkston, Michigan. She studied Elementary Education and graduated from Eastern Michigan University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in 1997. She completed a Master of Arts Degree, with an emphasis in Reading, in 2004.
Amy previously served in the Detroit Public School System from September 1999 to January 2014. She taught Prekindergarten, First, Second, Third, and Fourth Grade.
Amy has been married to her husband, Michael, since November 1999. She has two wonderful children, Travis and Michaela. In her spare time, Amy enjoys traveling, spending time with family, and coaching basketball.
Academic degrees held:
- Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education, ZA Endorsement in Early Childhood, Science minor, Social Studies minor, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI, 1997
- Master of Arts in Education, Reading Specialist Endorsement, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI, 2004