Amber grew up on the Windward Side of Oʻahu, and is a graduate of Kamehameha Schools and the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa where she received her Bachelor of Business Administration degree with a major in Accounting.
Amber began her career in public accounting, specializing in tax. After eight years of grueling tax seasons and many billable hours, she joined Kamehameha Schools as a Financial Reporting Analyst where she realized, there is life after public accounting. A Certified Public Accountant currently licensed for public practice; Amber has no plans of returning "to the dark side."
A former long-distance triathlete, crossing the Kona Ironman finish line alongside her brother is her favorite triathlon memory. Outside of work, Amber enjoys spending time with family, running, rowing, mowing the lawn, and anything that involves breaking a sweat.