Amanda is a Valley native and graduated from Clovis High School. After graduation, attended 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 in Billings, Montana, where she worked as a reporter and anchor.
She is thankful to live and report in the community where she grew up. You can send her story ideas on her Facebook page, Instagram and Twitter.
When she is not working on news stories, Amanda enjoys spending time with her husband, son and their two pugs. Amanda and her husband also enjoy backpacking.
You can watch Amanda every morning on Action News AM Live alongside Tony Cabrera and Alena Lee.
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