Amelia Hall Stehouwer joined GEDI in 2004. She currently serves as Research Associate and works with the Institute’s economic development training and outreach initiatives. Amelia has a B.A. from Samford University and an M.P.A. from Auburn (with a graduate minor in economic development). She is a 9th generation Alabamian and a 6th generation resident of Opelika, where she lives with her daughter, Morgan Leigh and their Labradoodle, Rosie.