"I'm happy to recommend Amy for anything from a cozy one-on-one chat to a convention keynote in front of a packed auditorium."-
Amy Stevens is a dynamic business owner, military wife, mother, speaker, and author. During her husband's recent deployments and service in Afghanistan and Iraq, she realized the fears, pains, responsibilities, and difficulties that arise for families facing War, many for the first time in their lives- and became determined to make the path easier for those following her in this service. She shares her story in order to encourage and inspire spouses who are experiencing the stress, frustration, and overwhelming emotions that may occur during and after a military deployment.
Education and Professional Certifications:
B.A. in Psychology, University of Texas at San Antonio: 1991
Certificate in Strategic Marketing and Communications- University of Texas; 1995
1996-2000, Certified Dale Carnegie Training Instructor
Affiliations, Nominations, and Experiences:
Keynote speaker for various National Guard State Conferences, certified volunteer in Critical Incident Stress Management, nominated for Working Mother's "Raising a Ruckus" award and finalist for the Girl Scout's Woman of Distinction award (both 2003 and 2004). She is also an advisor for the Afghan Women's Project, has received recognition by Texas' National Guard for her contributions toward Family Readiness and Support, and is a Board Member of the Texas National Guard Family Foundation. She is also actively involved in Children's and Women's Ministry through her church in Austin, Texas. Download Amy's Bio Here