Amy graduated from The Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago, where she received her B.A. in dance. While at Columbia she had the privilege of studying under renowned dance educators and choreographers such as Carrie Hanson, Darrell Jones, Jan Erkert, Krenly Guzman, Paige Cunningham, Jeff Hancock, Lisa Gonzales, and Liz Burrit as well as master classes with various national and international choreographers and dance companies. Amy has spent summers in Israel studying Gaga technique with the world-renowned Batsheva Dance Company. Amy has performed with the Leopold Group, Thread Meddle Outfit, Johnathan Meyer/Khecari Dance Theater, and at Around the Coyote and Rebound Dance Festivals.