Amy is Yspaniola's Executive Director. Amy holds an MSc in Globalisation and Latin American Development from the University of London, UK, and a Bachelor's degree in Modern Languages. Having conducted her Master's thesis research in the Dominican Republic in 2012, Amy was pleased to have the opportunity to return in 2017, bringing with her great energy and a fundraising passion to support Yspaniola's team. Amy originally joined Yspaniola as Director of Development before becoming Executive Director. Previously, Amy spent 18 months working with two NGOs which support indigenous Mayan communities in rural Guatemala. She also has four years experience with UK human rights organizations as a fundraiser and campaigner.