Amanda is originally from Riverside in southern California and moved to College Station in 2021. She graduated from the University of Nevada, Reno in 2016 with a BS in biology and also has an AS in math and science from Norco College. She enjoys spending time with her daughter Sophia, born July 2022. She also likes to swim, weight lift, spend time with family and travel with them, garden, cook and bake, and create handmade items such as making polymer clay earrings. She has two adopted cats named Peaches and Sylvester.