Bachelor in General Studies, University Illinois, 2000. Computer graphics technician, Schoolcraft College, 2001. AS, Monroe County Community College, Monroe, Michigan, 1977.
Designer/owner/operator needle arts store Stitch n Stuff, Monroe, 1980—1983. Sales associate The Sharper Image, Novi, 1998—1999. Designer/owner Colorworx by Amy, Michigan, since 1987.
Contributor DMC Corporation Project Bank, South Kearney, New Jersey, 1992—1999. Coordinator website City of Northville, Michigan, 2001.
Volunteer Novi Music and Motor Fest, Novi, 2000. Member of American Association of University Women, Association Crafts & Creative Industries, Phi Theta Kappa, Phi Beta Kappa, National Golden Key Society.
Daughter of Evelyin Joyce (Stepmother) and Albert George Nutt (Stepfather). 1 child John Michael.