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Amber Davis Collins hails from Eton, Georgia (pronounced "E-tohn, Jaw-ja"). She attended Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College and the University of Georgia. As an undergrad, she interned at Escuela de Agricultura de la Región Tropical Húmeda (School of Agriculture for the Humid Tropical Region) in Costa Rica, and in graduate school she studied ecology in Brazil. Amber has a Master’s Degree in Agricultural Education and a Certificate in International Agriculture.

After graduation, Amber was accepted into Peace Corps Honduras's Family Hillside Farming program. For the two years that she was there, Amber worked with women's groups to improve nutrition through crop diversification. You can read about her experience in the book "A Life Inspired: Tales of Peace Corps Service."

Amber enjoys designing jewelry (¡por supuesto!), reading nonfiction, traveling, and…

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Amber Davis Collins hails from Eton, Georgia (pronounced "E-tohn, Jaw-ja"). She attended Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College and the University of Georgia. As an undergrad, she interned at Escuela de Agricultura de la Región Tropical Húmeda (School of Agriculture for the Humid Tropical Region) in Costa Rica, and in graduate school she studied ecology in Brazil. Amber has a Master’s Degree in Agricultural Education and a Certificate in International Agriculture.

After graduation, Amber was accepted into Peace Corps Honduras's Family Hillside Farming program. For the two years that she was there, Amber worked with women's groups to improve nutrition through crop diversification. You can read about her experience in the book "A Life Inspired: Tales of Peace Corps Service."

Amber enjoys designing jewelry (¡por supuesto!), reading nonfiction, traveling, and photography. Her photography appears on the cover of the Moon Handbook Peru (2nd edition) and in the Peace Corps 2008 and 2009 International Calendars. She and her husband, Scott, live in Smyrna, Georgia with three spoiled felines named Maya, Kuna, and Inca.

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