Prior to becoming part of the Pipeline team, Amy interned in the office of Philadelphia City Councilwoman Cherelle Parker. She supported many aspects of the office, but the ultimate goal of these actions was to support community building, visioning, and problem solving in the Ninth Councilmanic District of Philadelphia. Amy also worked as a caregiver, serving people with diverse needs. She facilitated and planned various community events, outings, recreational groups, and life skills trainings. Amy also holds an AS in Human Services from Lane College, and a BS in Community Development from Temple University. She is also currently working towards a Master’s Degree in City and Regional Planning at Temple University.