Amy Patel pursued her Master's in Public Health in the department of Health Behavior at the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health. Her interests lie in collaborative, interdisciplinary work to promote health and eliminate disparities. She graduated from UNC in 2011 with a B.S. in Biology and Anthropology. She recently completed a year-long fellowship on community health with a small nonprofit in rural Alabama before beginning her graduate studies. Amy grew up in Western North Carolina, in the foothills of the mountains. Amy assisted the EFC with the North Carolina Water and Wastewater Rates Survey.
Amy worked at the EFC in January - March 2013.