Amanda moved to the Fargo area in 2001 when her father retired from the Army, and she graduated from Fargo High School in 2010. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Northwestern Oklahoma State University in 2013 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration. Amanda was able to further her education and graduated with her Master’s in Business Administration in 2016 from Eastern New Mexico University. Amanda is married and has one daughter. She enjoys taking her daughter on walks, cooking, and spending time with her family.