Amia is a management consultant supporting nonprofits and foundations of all subsectors and sizes. She is a certified governance consultant through BoardSource and a member of the La Piana Consulting Team, where as a Senior Consultant she advises clients in strategy development and planning, program development and implementation, board development, and partnerships. She excels at managing complex projects and initiatives, combining innovative thinking with skilled facilitation and practical solutions.
Amia has a background in education and a specialty in working with at-risk youth. Prior to joining La Piana in 2015, she worked as deputy campus director with Citizen Schools and was an educator at Tilden Preparatory School. She has a BA in Global & International Studies and Women’s Studies from the University of California, Santa Barbara.
She is a Bay Area native and lives in East Oakland.