Amanda graduated from Newburgh Free Academy in Orange County, New York, and continued her education at Mount Saint Mary College. In 2005, Amanda earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Management and Administration, graduating as a member of the Delta Mu Delta Business Honor Society and receiving the Business Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement. While attending Mount Saint Mary College, she participated in the Study Abroad Program to Oxford, England and took full advantage of the Career Center internship program where she turned a one semester internship at Prime Financial Group (Gilman and Ciocia) into a three year Accounting Assistant job, opening the door for countless other students to intern within that company.
In 2005, Amanda joined the Mount Saint Mary College Admissions staff as a graduate assistant and in 2006 became an Admissions Counselor working with prospective freshman students in the local Hudson Valley. Amanda received her Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Mount Saint Mary College in 2008. As the Assistant Director of Admissions, Amanda helps coordinate the Mount's transfer and graduate admissions.
Amanda resides in Orange County with her husband, a 2005 Mount alumnus, and their children.