Amy Samples, AppHarvest
A Kentucky native, Amy brings years of specialized experience and enthusiasm to the AppHarvest team. Her focus with the company includes community partnerships and educational programs. Prior to joining AppHarvest, Amy provided operations management for a regional land trust in Kentucky and she spent several years with The Nature Conservancy. In support of university extension, Amy has also provided community planning outreach and research coordination. Amy holds a master’s degree from the University of Michigan School of Natural Resources and Environment and a bachelor’s degree from Clemson University.