Amy Culver is currently a family physician at the Palo Alto Medical Foundation in Santa Cruz. She got her undergraduate and medical degrees from UC Davis. Dr. Culver has practiced medicine in Santa Cruz since 2006. She finds physiology and anatomy fascinating, and enjoys teaching students about the amazing human body. She teaches the human biology class at Kirby for upper level grades. Her hobbies include mountain biking, canoe paddling, hiking, and giving volunteer lectures about anatomy, physiology, and development to various Santa Cruz schools. Her most important job is as a mother to two Kirby students.