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Amy Pridemore

VACU Executive Director of Financial Wellness at VCU
Instructor, FIRE

Area: Finance, Insurance and Real Estate

Area: Dean's Office

  • Snead Hall
  • 301 W. Main Street
  • Box 844000
  • Richmond, VA, 23284-4000
  • Office: 4171


  • Certificate in Forensic Accounting and Fraud Examination, West Virginia University, 2017.
  • MBA, West Virginia University, 2017.
  • BS, West Virginia University, 2013.
  • BS, West Virginia University, 2010.


  • Personal Finance


  • Personal Finance

Amy Pridemore currently serves as the Executive Director of the VCU Financial Success Center by Virginia Credit Union/Instructor for the VCU School of Business Finance Department.

Prior to her time at VCU, Amy served as the Director of the Center for Financial Literacy and Education at West Virginia University. At WVU, she was an integral part of building programs and curriculum supporting financial education in the state of West Virginia. Most notably, she was the lead contact for the WVU Student-Athlete Financial Education partnership with Robinhood where WVU became the 1st D1 school to require all student-athletes on scholarship to take a course in personal finance. Additionally, Amy spent almost 11 years at the WVU Foundation, where she served in various roles in the Finance and Accounting department.

Amy holds Bachelor's degrees in both Finance and Accounting as well as her Master's in Business Administration degree, and a Certificate in Forensic Accounting from West Virginia University.