Amanda graduated from UNC Chapel Hill in 2008 with degrees in Political Science and Philosophy. As a veteran College Republican and principled student activist, Amanda was instrumental in promoting the newly founded Students for Paul at UNC, assisting with events and welcoming Dr. Paul to campus. She interned for the Pope Center for Higher Education, an organization dedicated to promoting free markets, freedom, and life long learning.
Previously, Amanda worked for the Ron Paul 2012 Campaign as Youth for Paul Operations Coordinator where she helped supervise volunteers as part of Dr. Paul's Get Out the Vote effort for New Hampshire and Iowa. Later she administered the Ron Paul 2012 National Headquarters front office, coordinated volunteers, and assisted with fundraising.
Amanda was born in Steubenville, Ohio, lived in Seattle, Washington but grew up in most of her life in Cornelius, North Carolina. She now lives in Alexandria, Virginia and is the Secretary of the Fairfax Area Young Republican Club.