Raised in San Dimas, California, Amy has been singing and performing her entire life. She has over 15 years of professional singing experience with large audiences where she opened for many country music greats including; Trace Adkins, Clint Black, Charlie Daniels, Little Texas, Hal Katchum, Phil Vassar, Josh Gracin and others. While in Nashville, she caught the attention of many industry professionals for her powerful vocals and exquisite style. Amy was featured in the July 2009 issue of Country Weekly Magazine as well as the September 2009 cover story for Nashville Music Guide. Her contagious spirit and her passion for music resonate to all who hear her. She has overcome tremendous obstacles throughout her journey and now uses that to bring hope and encouragement through her music.
In 2012, after years of touring the national stage full time, Amy decided to reenter the business world specializing in Business Development and Media Coaching for Executives. As a Media Coach, she has provided public speaking coaching and on-camera training for corporate clients by providing team training seminars, as well as for business executives and entrepreneurs, who are looking to enhance their virtual or digital media skills. As a Motivational Speaker, Amy uses examples from her own life story to help empower and motivate others.
Amy was the official Spokesperson for the American Veterans (AMVETS) service foundation for California from 2009 through 2011. Amy's single “Coming Home”, written by Dave Adams and produced by Paul McKenna, is a celebration song for our heroes. At the beginning of 2010, she decided to dedicate her musical talents to the Veterans and Troops for all her performances. Amy’s oldest son, Ryan Scruggs stepped into lead guitar in 2011 and shared the stage and dream with her by performing alongside her. Amy’s Patriotism shines through in her known traditional version of the National Anthem. In 2011, at the request of the United States Army, Los Angeles Recruiting Battalion, Amy was chosen to perform the National Anthem at Dodger Stadium for the 10 year anniversary of 9/11. She recently performed at Military Appreciation Day at San Diego Padres Petco Park Stadium for local Gold Star Families.
Amy is the current Co Host for the National TV show “The American Dream”, as well as '"Lifestyles San Diego". Her previous hosting credits included, "The Retiring Right Show" and "Veterans One". She is currently filming a new TV show called, "Financing The American Dream", which airs Saturday mornings on CNBC. Amy is also the Media Personality for Mutual of Omaha where she is known as the "Voice and Face" of Mutual of Omaha Mortgage.
Although Amy started in Country Music she is also known for her powerful vocals and piano playing. She continues to perform at private and corporate events, including recent openings for music legends Chubby Checker, Frankie Avalon and Tony Orlando. She is continually dedicated to her support of the veteran and non-profit community through her singing appearances, TV show, community involvement and her 501 (c) 3 , “Voice For Heroes”. She is the current Spokesperson for Future Legends Mentorship/Scholarship Foundation partnered with the Rotary Club of Rancho Santa Fe, Ca.
Amy now resides in San Diego, California, with her husband and children, and continues to perform and speak at events in support of the non-profit and veteran community.