Amy Hunter, Region 5 Greater Minnesota representative from Staples, is a Program Coordinator for the Freshwater Education District Schools in Central MN and works in the areas of Community Education, School Age Child Care, MN ENABL (a teen pregnancy prevention program), GCT (Gifted, Creative, and Talented) and Drug and Violence Prevention. She serves on the Staples Motley Area Arts Council and sings in the Staples Area Women’s Chorus. She has been active in theater as an actress, production support crew member, and a director. Amy is also a Personal and Professional Coach and Consultant specializing in facilitating individual growth through staff development within professional organizations and in the community. Hunter has been involved in many community arts initiatives over the years and was previously on the MCA board in the 1990’s.