As Human Resources Manager, Amy is responsible for all areas of human resources including employee relations, compensation & benefits management, recruitment & retention, performance management, and safety. Amy joined the UEA family in March 2016 bringing over 12 years of human resources experience working with Goodwill Industries of Northeast Iowa, CBE Companies and Next Generation Wireless/Jiva SalonSpa.
After growing up in Wisconsin, Amy received her Bachelors of Arts degree in HR Management from Loras College and in 2015 graduated with her MBA from Kaplan University. Amy volunteers her time often, with many hours supporting SHRM (Society for Human Resource Management) including chapter leadership positions in CVSHRM, volunteering as the Iowa SHRM State Council Director and leading the Iowa SHRM State Conference both in Coralville and Des Moines. In 2018, Amy was elected to serve as a member of the Iowa Workforce Development Board along with being named chair for the ABI Employment and Workforce Committee.
As a mother to a high school son and daughter, Amy is never sitting still. Most days, you can find Amy and her husband James watching a dance performance, cheering loudly at a football game, bowling match or robotics competition. Amy and her family enjoy traveling taking on new adventures throughout Iowa and beyond.