Possessing in-depth knowledge of campaign and election law, in addition to issues of public policy advocacy, Amy delivers expert insight to candidates running for public office and businesses that seek to provide political contributions, guiding respective matters and their compliance with federal and state election law for Husch Blackwell Strategies clients.
Prior to joining HBS, Amy practiced in the legal field for more than fifteen years, until recognizing that her unique set of expertise and talents filled a market gap. She proceeded to launch her own consulting firm based in Columbia, Missouri. The firm’s focus centered around providing assistance to corporations in the construction, hospitality, manufacturing and marketing industries in the administration and formation of corporate PACs. The firm also provided services to help corporations and not-for-profits attain public policy goals through strategic advocacy and government relations.
Amy has vast experience in matters of political campaigns and government affairs – she previously served as a senior policy advisor to former Governor Matt Blunt’s successful 2004 campaign, as well as holding positions as Financial Compliance Director and General Counsel to the successful Senate campaign of Roy Blunt in 2010 and 2016.
In addition to bringing her expertise and talents to the Husch Blackwell Strategies team, Amy currently serves as compliance and ethics counsel to a sitting Member of the United States Congress.
Amy holds an undergraduate degree from the University of Missouri, is a graduate of the University of Missouri School of Law and is the co-author of The New Federal Lobbying Regulations and What In-House Counsel Needs to Know About Them, (Bloomberg Corporate Law Journal, Volume 3, Winter 2008, Issue 1).