Amanda studied Exercise Science at the University at Buffalo for four years. She is in the process of becoming Balanced Body certified in Reformer and wants to continue getting certified in Chair, Cadillac and Barrels. She grew up in Rochester, New York before moving to Buffalo. She loves to stay active by playing sports and participating in outdoor activities, such as snowboarding. Amanda danced at New York Academy of Dance for 13 years before coming to college. Alongside dancing, she played soccer for the Greece Buccaneers and lacrosse for Greece Thunder for many years. After suffering an ankle injury during a soccer game, the rehabilitation process sparked her interest in becoming a physical therapist and hopes to pursue that dream in the future.