Amy Akins

Director of Estate and Gift Planning

Regions covered: Oklahoma, Eastern and Southwestern Missouri


Amy Akins earned her bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Oklahoma Baptist University, received a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Central Oklahoma, and is a graduate of the Cannon Trust School. She started her career as a Trust Officer in the non-profit sector, focusing on personal trusts, wills, gift annuities, and CRTs.  This has given her a deep understanding of how to best serve those who wish to use a planned giving vehicle in a way that creates the biggest impact possible for ACS. Amy’s background has made her passionate about the importance of planned gifts and bequests for continuing the work of the American Cancer Society.

In her free time, Amy enjoys hiking, playing tennis, and traveling with her husband.

For more information about Planned Giving, call 1-800-227-1885.

To contact this Director of Estate and Gift Planning, please email amy.akins@cancer.org.