Born in Cape Town, South Africa, Amy began her classical training at the age of three. She trained full time for 2 years at the Apollo Theatre College. While Amy was there she completed her AJDA Junior Teaching Certificate, achieved the highest mark in New Zealand for Jazz at Advanced level, passed RAD Advanced 2 Ballet with Distinction and gained her Diploma in Musical Theatre.
During her College years Amy was given opportunities to dance with the Apollo Theatre Company where she appeared with Tina Cross, at various corporate events, the Body Art awards and many more.
Amy was invited to be the choreographer for a resort in Mexico, then completed a contract as professional dancer in Playa del Carmen and Cancun with the Nuevo Milenio Ballet. Amy is a fully registered Ballet Teacher for the RAD, as well as ADJA & NZAMD Contemporary. She is currently teaching at a local dance school in Invercargill.
In 2014 Amy choreographed the show Disco Inferno for the Invercargill Musical Theatre. Amy has also been a part of some amazing shows in Southland including Phantom of the Opera.
Each year the Southland Entertainment Awards are held March, in 2016 Amy received the award for Dancer of the Year.