Amanda completed her undergraduate work with degrees in Social Work and Women’s Studies from Minnesota State University, Mankato. She received a Master’s in Social Work from University of North Dakota in Grand Forks.
Amanda has been married since 2007 and has 4 children, a cat, a dog, numerous fish, and a frog. She also has 4 grandchildren, a grandkitty, and a grandpuppy. Amanda lives in Bozeman, MT with her husband and 2 youngest children. She enjoys scrapbooking, camping, and spending time with her family.