Amie is from the Newton, Kansas area, grew up in the country with two sisters and one brother. Her parents set the example for helping others and volunteering at camps. Because of this she has appreciated the opportunities to serve as a cook at Morning Star Ranch for several camps and retreats during the past few years. She has uses a variety of skills such as sewing curtains, painting and transplanting day lilies. She earned a degree in Family and Consumer Science, served at camps, worked in food service, and taught basic cooking classes. She is grateful for the opportunity to show hospitality to guests of MSR and she praises The Lord for His saving grace and power to transform lives.