Amy Richards

Director of Student Development


Born and raised in Miami, she graduated from Florida International University with a Bachelor of Science in Special Education. A former teacher of students with special needs she comes to Fusion with over 20 years of experience in education.


In addition to being a teacher, she was a homeschool parent, as well as PTO president, substitute, business owner, and conference coordinator. She is deeply passionate about working with students, helping them grow and thrive to reach their full potential.

Fun Facts and Hobbies

  • Amy enjoys spending time with her family
  • She enjoys binge watching Netflix and Gaming (although she isn’t particularly good at it)
  • Her all time favorite thing to do is to go on cruises