Amy joined the Downtown Fond du Lac Partnership (DFP) as Executive Director in 2007. Amy’s primary responsibilities include the continued coordination of all aspects of downtown development including: business attraction and retention, business assistance, special events, streetscape enhancements, public art, marketing and organizational management.
Prior to joining the DFP, Amy was employed with Joann Stores, Inc. where she served as District Team Leader for Wisconsin and Upper Michigan. Her duties included business management, personnel management and financial accountability of 13-24 stores. Amy is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Industrial Relations and Marketing.
Amy serves on the advisory board of the Fond du Lac Recreational Loop, the Wisconsin Main Street Director’s Advisory Board, chair of the City of Fond du Lac Arts Board and is a founding member and business coach of IGNITE! Business Success of Fond du Lac County, a resource network for innovators and entrepreneurs. She serves as the State of Wisconsin Legislative Liaison for Wisconsin Main Street and is a certified Main Street America Downtown Revitalization Professional.
She served on the Board of Directors of the Wisconsin Downtown Action Council from 2010-2019; serving as president from 2013-2015 and is past chair of the Advocacy Committee and the Conference Committee. She has served on the Steering Committee of the Fond du Lac Marketing Professionals and on the Board of Directors of the Fond du Lac Visual Artists.
Amy is a member of Fond du Lac Noon Rotary, ‘Fondy 100 Gives’ and a 2009 graduate of Leadership Fond du Lac.