Amy Shope Manzi

Director of Grassroots Advocacy, American Heart Association

Amy Shope Manzi is the Director of Grassroots Advocacy for the American Heart Association. There, she oversees the You’re the Cure program- hundreds of thousands of heart disease and stroke patients, survivors, caregivers, researchers and medical professionals passionate about creating healthier communities through public policy.

Early in her career, Amy held a series of political and governmental jobs, where she cultivated a passion for citizen engagement in the legislative process.

Amy, her husband, two children and two Labs live in a small college town in Western Pennsylvania, where she plays in an adult soccer league & frequently attempts to golf.