Amy Tara Koch is an author, journalist and television personality. Amy has appeared on CNN, Today, Steve Harvey, Access Hollywood, FOX and the CBS Early Show. She contributes to The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, T+L, Food & Wine, Marie Claire, Huffington Post, Chicago Tribune, Town & Country, Departures, American Way and Mandarin Oriental Magazine.
In addition to her media presence, Koch is in demand as a speaker and influencer. She has collaborated with Bank of America, Ameriprise Financial, Nuveen Investments Intel, Birchbox, Pampers, La-Z-Boy, Viacord, Lancome, Bliss Spas, Tide, La Croix, Frederic Fekkai, Kraft, Unilever, and Duracell.
Koch’s first book BUMP IT UP: TRANSFORM YOUR PREGNANCY INTO THE ULTIMATE STYLE STATEMENT was published by Random House/Ballantine in March 2010 and immediately touted as the “must read” pregnancy style bible by outlets from the New York Times and Glamour Magazine to Access Hollywood. She is working on a second book, a prescriptive memoir about her career.
Koch lives in Chicago with her husband and two daughters.