Amy is the daughter of Mrs. Kay Shaw and the late John Brewer Shaw III. Amy will be attending Auburn University this fall and will major in the College of Business. She has been awarded the Auburn Spirit Foundation Scholarship and the Leadership Scholarship, each for $6,000 over four years. Amy was also awarded the Chancellor's Scholarship to both Troy University and Auburn University in Montgomery for full tuition. Amy was recognized for her academic achievement as an AISA All-State Academic. She also took part in the President's Education Awards Program and was recognized for Outstanding Academic Excellence. Amy was an AISA Student-Athlete Award Winner. She also received the National I Dare You Leadership Award. Amy had been involved in numerous activities and has received several special recognitions throughout high school. These include: Student Government Association president, National Honor Society treasurer, Fellowship of Christian Athletes president, class president, Junior Beta Club president, Varsity Basketball, Softball, and Cheerleading – The Christian Award, Hoby Ambassador, and Jimmy Hitchcock Nominee. Amy has also been very involved in her church and youth group and has served as her youth's treasurer and president.