Amber obtained her law degree from UBC in 2005 and Master’s in Law from UVic in 2007. She has been a legal advocate with Atira Women’s Resource Society since 2006. Atira is a feminist organization providing direct services to women impacted by violence. Within Atira, Amber provides poverty law services to marginalized women in the downtown eastside. Amber is also an adjunct professor at the UBC Law Faculty and member of the Sucker Creek First Nation. Amber started at West Coast LEAF as a summer student in 2004 and has been a board member since 2011. She also sits on West Coast LEAF’s Law & Policy Committee.