Amber Recker is a non-profit leader, freelance writer, community volunteer, and food blogger, with over ten years of writing and editing experience. By day, she serves as the director of development and marketing for Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana, where she handles fundraising, marketing, and public relations. In her spare time, she volunteers for several non-profit organizations and creates content for a service-centered blog, contagiouscommunity.org. She and her husband Jon launched thegingerkitchen.com, a food blog, in 2010, and enjoy spending time in the kitchen. They have two Great Danes, Lucy and Lenora, who keep them on their toes.