Amy was born and raised in Carlsbad, California. She was a student-athlete for women's basketball and graduated in 2009 with a degree in sport management from the University of the Pacific. She also completed her master’s in sport management at Pacific in 2013 while interning in the Stanford Athletics Compliance department. She was an assistant coach for women’s basketball at Pacific from 2010-2017.
Amy and her husband, Jordan, were married in 2015. They have one son, Russell, and one daughter, Riley.