Amy Campbell Bogie has more than ten years’ experience building networks and organizations within the nonprofit and community economic development sectors. She currently serves as Director of Development for the Durham Literacy Center. Prior to that, she served as the Executive Director of the National Coalition for Community Capital (NC3), an Associate at Croatan Institute, and as a freelance nonprofit and small business management consultant.
Amy is a graduate of the Bard MBA in Sustainability. In addition to her graduate studies, Amy previously earned a Certificate in Nonprofit Management through Duke University’s Continuing Education program. She has extensive experience in the nonprofit sector, working in fundraising, administration, marketing, and program coordination.
From 2010-2014, Amy built a network of over 150 local businesses through Sustain-a-Bull. She collaborated with businesses, nonprofits, and local government agencies to encourage people to shop locally in Durham, NC. For these efforts, she was recognized as one of Durham Magazine’s Remarkable Women of Durham in 2014. Amy continues to find new ways to create resilient local economies through her volunteer and advocacy work.
She is passionate about supporting and financing sustainable food systems, having served as the Communications Director and Chief Financial Officer of Slow Money NC, a peer-to-peer lending network that helps finance farms and food businesses across the state of NC. She also worked with the New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets as an MBA Consultant, conducting a strategic evaluation of the agency’s business development programs.
Amy pursued her undergraduate studies at Boston University, graduating in 2008 with a Bachelors of Music in clarinet performance and a minor in Spanish language and literature. She continues to stay involved in music and the arts through her volunteer work with local arts organizations. Amy recently moved back to her hometown of Durham, NC where she enjoys exploring the local food scene, going to Durham Bulls games, practicing yoga, and spending time with friends and family.