Amanda is a Valley native and graduated from Clovis High School. After graduation, she took off for the sandy beaches of San Diego and graduated with a BA in Journalism from San Diego State University. During her time in college, Amanda spent many hours interning at ABC30.
Amanda began her television career at KTVQ-TV in Billings, Montana, where she worked as a reporter and anchor.
She is thankful to be back in the Valley and reporting in the community where she grew up. You can send her story ideas on her Facebook page or via Twitter.
When she is not working on news stories, Amanda enjoys spending time with her husband and their two pugs. Amanda and her husband also enjoy backpacking and are looking forward to exploring Yosemite and beyond.
Schedules, scores and highlights of High School Football around the Valley
With a little bit of elbow grease and a lot of hard work, Hanford police officers took pieces of plastic and turned them into playsets for local kids with special needs.
Organizers are getting ready for one of the Valley's biggest summer events.
U.C. Merced is beginning its second decade of operation with a new high in student enrollment, approximately 6,700 students compared with 6,268 last fall.
Tuesday is the first day of classes at Fresno State. And many are excited about the university's growing physical therapy program.