Amy implements evaluations of ongoing programs, special projects, and internal departments, and supports the Director of Program Evaluation. Amy has long had a passion for improving sexual and reproductive health by using evidence to inform action. Prior to joining Provide, Amy oversaw evaluation activities for two of SHIFT NC’s teen pregnancy and STI prevention initiatives, worked as a Monitoring and Evaluation Officer for MEASURE Evaluation, coordinated the Rethinking Sexuality Education for the Population Council, and was a Legislative Aide in the Wisconsin State Senate. In each of these positions, Amy saw the important role that evidence and data play in informing decision-making. Amy holds a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in Political Science and Sociology and completed her Master of Public Health in Maternal and Child Health from the University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill. In her spare time, Amy enjoys hiking, running, and biking the trails in North Carolina.