Amy Boonstra is a program director for the Becker Friedman Institute. She graduated from the University of Chicago in 1991 with an A.B. in Sociology and received a Ph.D. from the University of Michigan in Sociology in 1998. She was a student at the Population Studies Center at Michigan and specialized in demography. Most recently, Amy worked as a director on the operations team of the 2008 Obama Presidential campaign and at the University of Chicago in the Alumni Relations and Development's Market and Institutional Research group. Amy oversees administrative matters relating to the MFM project.