Science Department



Amy Boles is originally from Kansas City and moved to NC in 1998. She graduated from UNCG Magna Cum Laude with a bachelor’s degree in Chemistry with a Biochemistry concentration and continued on to get a PhD in Chemistry from Wake Forest University. She then worked as an NIH postdoctoral fellow in the Cancer Biology department before following her heart into teaching.  She taught a variety of science classes for seven years before taking 2 years off to raise her family and help them adjust to moving to Wilmington. Dr. Boles and her husband have 3 small children and attend Harbor United Methodist Church. They enjoy spending time together on the water and escaping to the mountains for weekend getaways.