Metro Detroit native, Amanda has 16 years of teaching experience in tap, jazz ballet, lyrical and contemporary with a Licensed in Progressive Ballet Technique (under the instruction of Marie Walton-Mahon herself), American Sign Language and has completed all six grades of Cecchetti ballet under the instruction of Mary Ellen Cooper and Samantha Shelton with the Joffrey Ballet and trained with Alvin Alley's summer intensive programs. She has training from Tom Alexander, Annie Day, Marcus Alford and Joel Ruminer to name a few.
Amanda has performed with various musical artist during Super Bowls XXXIX,XL AND XLI. She was in American Ballet Theatres "Le Coursaire", worked with The Royal Moscow Ballet as the children's choreographer for their production of " The Nutcracker", is an active member of the Tennessee Association of Dance, performed for the one year remembrance of 9-11 in Madison Square Garden and has won various choreography awards from NYCDA, Nexstar, Dance America/ Dance Olympus and Hall of Fame. Lastly, Amanda loves volunteering for Shriners Crippled and burn hospitals and Apraxia Kids organizations.