Amplify Team


How Math Set Me Free: A Journey from China to America with Dr. Pingnan Shi

This is the story of my journey from China to America, and how math set me free. I was trapped. I grew up in a small town in China during the Cultural Revolution (CR). My dad was locked up in a make shift prison because Chairman Mao overthrew the entire Communist Party leadership in a coup. My mom and us five kids were exiled to the ... Read More

RESCUING OUR KIDS: A Bold Solution to Weather Our National Education Crisis

Our education system has been in crisis since before 1983 when the famous report A Nation at Risk was published by the Reagan administration. It was put on life support since then with billions of dollars poured in every year. Every administration, Clinton, Bush and Obama, had tried to revitalize it, only to make it worse in spite of good ... Read More

Andy Dix Named Amplify’s Leadership Development Advisor

Amplify Indy is growing! We are proud to announce that Andy Dix, President of AD Growth Advisors, has agreed to join Amplify Indy as the Leadership Development Advisor.  Andy Dix has served as Senior Director of Sales and Organizational Effectiveness at Comcast Spotlight.  He is currently a Board Certified Strategic Leader... Read More

Wrestling Event to Celebrate Indy Foster Families

The members of the Amplify Hope Program were challenged to put together a fundraiser, and they have come up with an amazing event --> Wrestling to Celebrate Foster Families! This incredible evening of family fun is made possible by the Indianapolis Championship Wrestling family. Attendees and donors will be supporting the 50 ... Read More

Dr. Pingnan Shi Speaking at #SparksTalk on Futurism

Come out and meet Amplify Indy Co-Founder Dr. Pingnan Shi at Sparks on Wednesday March 14, 2018 at 5pm. The theme is futurism, and Dr. Shi will be talking about cryptocurrency and the future of Blockchain technology. He will be joined by Indy tech leader John McDonald, CEO of Clear Object, who will be sharing his expertise on the IoT (Inter... Read More

Amplify Indy Welcomes Dr. Pingnan Shi as Co-Founder and Chief Disruption Officer

We are honored and humbled to announce that Dr. Pingnan Shi has accepted our offer to become Amplify Indy Co-Founder and serve as Chief Disruption Officer. Dr. Shi will be leading our Amplify Blockchain development team launching in summer 2018 (More info coming soon) and the Amplify Youth Program launching in spring 2019. Our youth ... Read More

Team Member Spotlight – Polly Riddell

Check out what Polly Riddell, our resident storyteller, has to say about the Amplify Indy Hope Program at Collaborate 317. We are so thankful to have Polly as part of our team. She is a selfless leader with an amazing talent creating Massive Positive Social Impact in Central Indiana! <span data-mce-type="bookmark" style="display: ... Read More