Amy is a longtime native and resident of Boulder. She grew up in the Gunbarrel area and she and her husband have raised their three children in Gunbarrel for the past 23 years. Amy received her Bachelor’s Degree in Social Sciences then pursued a Master’s Degree in Elementary Education. She has been licensed in Colorado since 1996. In 2005, Amy’s passion for children and education became focused in Early Childhood. She went back to school, and in late 2010 received her Director Qualification with the State of Colorado. Amy has been working as a preschool teacher since 2006 at 3 Boulder area schools. Amy opened Wildflower Preschool during the summer of 2013. In July of 2019, Amy completed the Buell Early Childhood Leadership Program; a collaboration between UC Denver and Clayton Early Learning.