Amber joined the Data Science Institute at Columbia University in October 2019 with extensive experience in public relations, media relations, content development, and creative direction. She previously served as a director of communications in the State University of New York system, public relations specialist for Rutgers University, beauty and accessories editor for Uptown Magazine, and content producer for Harriette Cole Media. Amber is also a “triple threat” performer with Broadway, off-Broadway, television, and film credits. She is an alumna of Howard University (B.A., summa cum laude, journalism) and the University of Pennsylvania (M.A., communication), and an active member of Actors’ Equity Association, SAG-AFTRA, MasterVoices, and The Links, Inc.