Amy Grosshandler of Rockaway Beach graduated from Barry University in Miami, Florida on May 5, 2007, with a degree in Social Work. Grosshandler is a 2003 graduate of Beach Channel High School and a former member of the crew team. Grosshandler continued her rowing career at Barry University, competing in many races and winning gold at the Dad Vail, Florida, and Sunshine State Championship Regattas. She wishes to thank Mr. Horn, her crew coach at Beach Channel High School, for his help and support that led her to these achievements. Grosshandler plans to continue studying at Barry University, working towards her Masters in Social Work. Grosshandler is the daughter of Sam and Sam Grosshandler, the sister of Jordan Grosshandler, and granddaughter of Lucille Jentis of Liberty, New York.