Amie was born in New Jersey and has also lived in Florida. She moved to Oregon in 2015. Amie has been teaching since 2007 in many different positions, including substitute, paraprofessional, camp counselor and in-home teaching. She also spent four years as a Boys and Girls Club site coordinator in Florida. She loves singing, sewing, making jewelry and paper crafts. Her 17 year old son Aidan will be a senior at Churchill High School. Her fiance, Josh is becoming an airline pilot.

Amie was raised in the church, her grandmother served as minister at Mountain Lakes Community Church In New Jersey since Amie was a small child.

Amie got her start in the career of teaching from leading Sunday school at a Presbyterian church as a teenager. In the classroom Amie is fun, flexible and hands on! She believes each child is unique and deserves love and respect. She believes a well-planned classroom and parent-teacher communication is crucial. Amie takes advantage of every “teachable moment”! Amie is very excited and honored to hold the position of 3rd-4th grade teacher here at Nature Discovery Christian School