Amanda played softball and soccer at the collegiate level before joining the Army, where she served 9 years with the Army as a Military Police Officer. During and after her military career she coached High School for 7 years. She won 5 state championships and several tournaments as a softball coach. She's also coached basketball and flag football for 2 years at all ages and 2 years. Working with kids has always been a huge passion of hers and she's currently going back to school to obtain a degree in Physical Education. She's looking forward to helping the crew and providing the best for the students at Renaissance.