Shortly after moving from her family's dairy farm in Upstate New York, Amy began her insurance career with a local insurance agency. In 1987, she joined Hoiness LaBar Insurance as a commercial account manager. During her time with what has now become PayneWest Insurance, she obtained her Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC), Associates in Underwriting (AU), and Certified Professional Insurance Woman (CPIW) designations. She participates in continuing education classes to stay on top of the ever-changing world of insurance. Amy is responsible for a diverse book of business including contractors, non-profit organizations, and healthcare-service providers.For many years, Amy has volunteered for the United Way Day of Caring and the Community Week program that PayneWest has developed. When she's not working, she enjoys spending time with her family.