About Amy Bushatz


Amy is a content manager, editor and reporter for Military.com and the editor of Military.com’s SpouseBuzz blog. Amy manages content for the Military.com Spouse Channel. You can find her regular reporting contributions to Military.com here.

Amy cut her journalistic teeth at the Register Pajaronian in Watsonville, Calif., the Washington (D.C.) Times and Politico.com. In 2007 she risked everything to follow her future husband across the country to his duty station, leaving behind a position at the Army Times Publishing Co.

In 2010 Amy joined Military.com as an associate news editor as well as managing editor and blogger at Military.com’s SpouseBuzz.com. As a military spouse she is passionate about covering family issues, and has become a devoted subject matter expert on all  things military family support.

Amy has freelanced for Runner’s World, RunnersWorld.com, RootsRated.com, The Army Times, The New York Times At War Blog, devotional “Stories of Faith and Courage From the Home Front,” The (Tacoma, Wa.) Northwest Guardian, Fort Campbell (Ky.) Families and “Stories Around the Table,” a compilation of essays from military spouses available on Amazon.com. She also co-produced “To Remember,” an award winning documentary.

She has been featured as a subject matter expert by a variety of media outlets including NPR, the Wall Street Journal, Fox News, CNN.com, NBC.com, the New York Times and the Washington Post.

Amy and her husband also own and operate HumansOutside.com, a blog dedicated to outdoor living.