Amelia holds a B.A. in Sociology from Penn State, and she worked as an AmeriCorps Youth and Community Outreach Coordinator with the American Red Cross, Greater Steuben Chapter prior to her time at Rutgers.
- Committee: Mary Hawkesworth
- Post-MA Employment/Education: Pursuing Ph.D. in Sociology at Indiana University (2014)
- Thesis/Practicum: Practicum: Politicizing Global Health Inequailty