Amber Bryant

Faculty Information

First Name
Amber
Last Name
Bryant
Title(s)
English Teacher, Coordinator of Internships
School Email
(Primary)
School Phone
212-744-2335 ext.4943
Department(s)
Academic Program, Staff
Biography

Amber Bryant earned her M.F.A. in creative writing from Southampton College and her B.A. in English, with minors in mass communication and writing, from Middle Tennessee State University. Early in her career, Ms. Bryant worked as a high school librarian and dorm parent at The Ross School, as a copywriter for an independent design company and as an expository writing instructor at Suffolk County Community College. Ms. Bryant joined the Chapin team in 2012, serving as Executive Assistant to the Head of School for eight years while building the Upper School's Internships Program, teaching Fiction Writing in the Upper School, and leading a weekly writing workshop. Ms. Bryant is now the Coordinator of Internships and a member of the Upper School English Department. She is also a six-year volunteer for the Inner-City Scholarship Fund's Job Opportunities Program, a member of Chapin's White Antiracist Affinity Group (WAAG), and a co-advisor to Chapin's Student White Antiracist Affinity Group (SWAAG).