Amy graduated as Valedictorian from French River District Secondary School in 1999. She began her career in funeral service at Park Lawn Cemetery, Crematorium & Mausoleum in Sudbury where she became a licenced Cremation Operator. Six years later, she was accepted into the Funeral Services Education at Humber College in Toronto. She completed her apprenticeship at Martyn Funeral Home in 2008, where she continued as full-time funeral director until joining the Opatovsky Funeral Home team in January 2022.
In the fall of 2009, Amy received the Northeastern Ontario Funeral Service Association Award.
Amy is a member of the Powassan Curling Club, plays in many baseball, volleyball tournaments, curling bonspiels all of which raise money for local programs and projects, she volunteers on the Slo-pitch baseball executive in North Bay, and has helped raise thousands of dollars for the Canadian Cancer Society, Northern Cancer Research and the Daffodil Lodge with the Mike Lalonde Baseball Charity Tournament each September.
Amy was born in Hamilton, Ontario, the daughter of the late John Doyle (Sheryl), and late Darlene (nee Skinulis) She is married to Bruce McMahon and has two stepchildren Cyan and Justyce.