Amy attended Caddo Magnet High School in Shreveport, Louisiana. She graduated with a bachelors in Pharmacy from Louisiana State University - Shreveport and Northeast Louisiana University. She earned her register pharmacist certification in 1994 and immunization certificate in 2009. She is also a member of Warfield Blvd Church and Christ. Along with being a mother of three, she enjoys knitting hats and scarves, scrapbooking, sewing, and vacationing to Mexico, Disney World, and Hawaii.