Amy has been a member of the Carthage community since 2001. During this time, she has served in multiple roles at Carthage, including dance team coach, adjunct visual communications instructor, spirit director, and now as a career specialist. Since 1997, Amy has also worked as an artist with a national gift wrap company, a graphic designer with an international consumer goods company, as an agency designer, as a small business entrepreneur, and as an art educator. Amy has a passion for the arts and an infectious enthusiasm for being creative.
In The Aspire Center, Amy listens to, collaborates with, and connects students to outstanding experiential learning opportunities.
Amy has a bachelor’s degree in art from the University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse.
Amy and her husband, Lewis ’97, have a blended family with five children, Madison, Lewis, Samantha ’26, Mia, and Tyler.
- B.A. in Art — University of Wisconsin LaCrosse
Main responsibilities at Carthage
Amy works as the Career Specialist for Arts, Communication, and Culture in the Aspire Center, Carthage’s four-year career and purposeful life development program.
Favorite thing about working at Carthage
“100% the PEOPLE. Faculty, staff, and students. And the mascot, Ember!”
“Creating and making, spending time with my husband and young adult children, and attending any type of athletic or performance event.”