Amy was born and raised in Marion. She is a 1986 graduate of Marion High School and 2001 graduate of Mid-America College of Funeral Service. She returned to Marion and is a licensed funeral director.
Amy and her husband, Pat have two children, Lucas and Emma. She spends time volunteering with various civic organizations. She is a member of Tri-Kappa and St. Paul Catholic Church. Amy enjoys reading, stained glass art and spending time with her family.