Amy Burns, Secretary

Amy Burns

Position Title
Amy Burns, Secretary

Description of Secretary Position:

The Secretary provides oversight of the Staff Assembly bylaws and processes throughout the year. Additionally, they support the Membership chair in the recruitment of Executive Committee members and oversees the annual election of Executive Committee members. The secretary also collaborates with the Staff Assembly Coordinator in creating the Staff Assembly annual report.


Amy joined UC Davis in 2009 as an analyst working with the CA Department of Health Emergency Operations Center after retiring from the Air Force. There she provided training to Emergency Operations Centers across California and logistical support during emergencies such as the H1N1 outbreak and large fires. She now works with Facilities Management as a Green Building Coordinator, where she manages student-staff that complete sustainability audits and green certifications of  campus existing buildings. Amy joined Staff Assembly in 2016 as the chair of Performance Management.

Amy is very involved with youth sports and enjoys a good book, Sci-Fi movies, crafting, and kayaking with the family when they aren’t running to sports events.