Amber was raised in Minnesota and ended up in DC after serving 2 years with AmeriCorps *National Civilian Community Corps in Charleston, SC. This is Amber's third year at American University having transferred in the Fall of 2008. She is a Senior in the Psychology program. Amber plans to continue her studies in Psychology after graduating from AU. As a Peer Advisor for the College of Arts and Sciences, she advises first and second year students with the last names R-Z.