Amy Goodridge-Bakst has a bachelor of business administration degree from the University of Cincinnati, a bachelor of arts degree in fine arts from Northern Kentucky University and an accredited jewelry professional diploma from the Gemological Institute of America. Amy has had an extensive career in retail ranging from sales to management positions. She also has illustrated the children’s book, Discovery of the Little Yodel People, in which her brother R. Keith Goodridge was the author. Currently she enjoys spending time painting, writing and traveling. Amy resides in Cincinnati, OH with her husband Jeff and two cats, Midnight and Snoop.