Amy serves as the Associate Director for Big Life Foundation USA. She has worked in endangered species conservation for over a decade, with a nonprofit management emphasis on outreach and communications. Working for Big Life fulfills a lifelong dream to help protect elephants and other critical species.
Upon graduating cum laude from the University of the Pacific with a B.A. in Economics and International Relations, Amy launched a career in conservation that has included: defending marine wildlife in international waters, dam removal and wild fish campaigns in the Pacific Northwest, and renewable energy advocacy.