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.


Amy has worked with Fusion Academy Boca Raton and Palm Beach Gardens for the last 3 years. She has experience as a classroom teacher, a homeschool parent, and she has served as PTO president, substitute teacher, 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