Amy Effinger, Director of Development, Outreach and Community Relations
Amy is new to the Seattle area and excited to join Eastside Academy as of April 2016.  Amy is originally from NY state and earned a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing from Syracuse University in 2002.  She has worked at firms in Boston and Chicago that concentrate on Investment Management, Proprietary Trading, and Private Equity.  The non-profit sector has always had a special place in Amy’s heart and life.  Some of her volunteer work and Board positions were with hospitals, charter schools, and organizations that support economic literacy for kids as well as the economic stability for new moms. 
Amy is enjoying exploring the Northwest with her husband and meeting new people in the community.  She loves traveling, cooking, hiking, learning to golf, the ocean, chocolate, and her new position at Eastside Academy!