Amanda has lived in Chesterfield and Amelia Counties most of her life, taking a short hiatus from the area to attend Virginia Tech in Blacksburg for her undergraduate degree. Amanda is a wife, mom, nonprofit professional, deacon in her church, adjunct professor of Social Work, and current National President of her multicultural sorority.
Amanda and her husband, Tim, have lived in Chesterfield since they were married more than 15 years ago. They have lived in the same home for 13 years where they have enjoyed raising their two daughters.
Amanda served as a PRN chaplain for CJW Medical Center for 10 years and also served as a chaplain through clinical pastoral education at VCU Medical Center. She completed seminary at Baptist Theological Seminary at Richmond and also holds an M.S. in Patient Counseling and MSW from Virginia Commonwealth University.