Columbia University, Teacher’s College (NY, NY) 
Masters in Motor Learning, in progress.

Hunter College of New York (NY, NY) 
Masters in Social Psychology

Leonard N. Stern School of Business (NY, NY) 
Major: Marketing with Concentration in Entertainment Marketing and Technologies. Minor: Psychology.


Pole Fitness Author

  • Sole author and contributor of Aerial Amy, a pole fitness-focused blog, published online daily since February 2011.
    • 52,000+ page views and 19,000+ visits a month.
    • 1400+ subscribers (via RSS & email) with readers from 100+ different countries.
    • Has been translated into Russian for syndication.
  • Contributing writer for:

Pole Fitness Instruction/Performance

  • Received a group fitness training certification from the Aerobics and Fitness Association of America (AFAA), CPR/AED certification from the Red Cross, and pole instructor certifications from the X-pert training program and Pole Dance Community
  • Endorsed through CONNECTed and IPAW as a high quality instructor
  • Fully insured through FL Dean Insurance
  • Logged over 1000 hours of in-class, live instruction with students ranging in ability from absolute beginner to advanced
  • Has guest-instructed workshops at pole fitness studios internationally, including:
    • Infinity Dance in Columbus, Ohio
    • Pole Addiction in Ferndale MI
    • Apple Jelly Studios in Sarasota, FL
    • Buttercup Studio in Tampa, FL
    • Dolphin Dance in Port Orchard, WA
    • Divine Movement in Seattle, WA
    • Diva Den in Portland, OR
    • Brassy Butterfly in Portland, OR
    • Poletential in Redwood City, CA
    • Tease Dance & Fitness in Naperville, IL
    • Zensual Dance in Galveston, TX
    • Vertical Paradise in Dorchester, SC
    • Soft Sensuous Moves in San Antonio, TX
    • Revolve Studio in Houston, TX
    • The Girls Room in Dallas, TX
    • Xpose Dance in Annapolis, MD
    • Brass Bombshells in Toronto, Canada
    • Cherry Blossom Studio in Ottawa, Canada
    • Capital Missfits in Ottawa, Canada
    • Brass Vixens in Toronto, Canada
    • Mynx Academy in St Louis, MO
    • Aradia Fitness in Cary, NC
    • D~L Fitness in Worchester, MA
    • Love Pole Fitness in Bellingham, MA
    • Studio Venus in Merrillville, IN
    • She Pole Fitness & Body Bar in Toronto, Canada
  • Instructional and freestyle pole videos on YouTube have clocked over 1.2 million views
  • Performed in numerous events and shows, including Pole Superstar (NYC), Midwest Pole Showcase (Illinois), Michigan Pole Showcase, Polesque (NYC).
  • Judged competitions, including Head over Heels (NC), Gateway Pole Dance Competition (MO), Galveston Bay Pole Competition (TX), Venus Pole Competition (IL)

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