AmyRuth is an adjunct teaching Drama in the Classroom. She is also on the faculty of the American Sign Language program at the University of Iowa. AmyRuth graduated from Oberlin College with a B.A. in Theatre and from Arizona State University with an M.F.A. in Theatre for Youth.
She spent 4 years as the Associate Director of Education for Geva Theatre in Rochester, NY. AmyRuth has performed and interpreted for SignRise Theatre in Maryland and for Sunshine, Too, an outreach project of the National Technical Institute for the Deaf. She has worked as a professional interpreter for community agencies and universities in Phoenix, Tucson, Rochester, NY, and the Washington, DC metropolitan area.