Amanda was born in Ohio and currently resides in Pomeroy, Ohio with her three furbabies. She graduated from Ohio University in 2012 with a B.A. in International Studies. Amanda works in the nonprofit sector in Hocking County, Ohio and is also working to advance the efforts of a new grassroots organization in Pomeroy. When she isn’t working or drinking copious amounts of coffee, she prefers to spend time outdoors, traveling, restoring her 1900’s craftsman home and spending time with family and friends.