Amber has been involved in leadership at all levels of the union, most recently as the president of the Glendale Union Education Association where she served in this position during both the REDforED walkout and the pandemic.
Additionally, Amber has held roles such as the Region 5 director to the AEA Board and has been a long-time member of the AEA Finance and Revenue Committee. At the NEA level, Amber was the State Director on the NEA Board where she chaired the NEA Membership Organizing Committee and was the senior board member on the NEA Program and Budget Committee.
Amber has taught English and student council at Greenway High School in the Glendale Union High School District since 2011. She has a BA in Secondary Education from Arizona State University, a MA in administrative leadership, and is a National Board Certified Teacher. Amber lives in Glendale with her husband, Steven, who is also an educator.