Amy Burnett grew up in Michigan, and after multiple cross-country moves, relocated back to the bay area in 2010. She earned her Bachelor's degree in Psychology from Bucknell University, where she was a varsity athlete in Track and Field. She moved to San Francisco after graduation and began a career in Staffing/Recruiting at Andersen Consulting (later became Accenture). She then worked at Netcentives where she managed North America customer service teams and developed branded customer loyalty programs. After relocating to NYC, she became a certified Pilates instructor and has been teaching part-time for almost 10 years in New York, Boston, Ann Arbor and the Bay Area. While in Ann Arbor, Amy was a Trustee of the Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra and a founding member of a community giving circle at the Ann Arbor Area Community Foundation. She now serves on the Board of Directors for the San Francisco Ballet and is an active volunteer at the Phillips Brooks School and My New Red Shoes. Amy and her husband, Grady, a bay area native, live in Menlo Park with their three young children.