Singer/Dancer; Dance Captain
Major: Animal Science
Hometown: Jefferson, WI
High School: Fort Atkinson High School
Size of Graduating Class: 250
Sports/Clubs/Orgs Amanda Participated in: Show Choir, Poms/Cheerleading, Dance, Horseback Riding, FFA, 4-H, Colorguard, WIHA
Awards Received: Top 10 in the FAHS 2016 Class, Academic Gold Honors 2009-2016, Badger Girls State, NHS
Why Amanda Chose Her Major: "I am planning to receive a doctorate in Veterinary Medicine. My passion for animals developed from growing up around them. I further confirmed this love and commitment, as well as my interest in the science behind them, from spending my summers job shadowing and volunteering at my local Veterinary Clinic, as well as working as an animal researcher on campus."
Favorite Things: My family, riding horses, fuzzy socks, drawing.
Dislikes: Drivers who don't use turn signals, opening an empty DVD case, people who leave the cap off the toothpaste, ice-cream with freezer burn, getting lost, speed bumps, squishy grapes.
Favorite Place In Amanda's Home-State: My house!
Favorite Place on Campus: Allen Centennial Gardens
One Word That Describes Amanda's Personality: Fun-loving
Favorite Color: Purple
When Amanda was a kid, she wanted to be a: Teacher
Favorite Music Groups/Acts: Country music, One Direction, the Sound of Music
If Amanda had a free night to do whatever she wanted, she would: "Ride my horse or most likely sleep."
Hero/Heroine: "My Mom - She has been such an inspiration to me, and I am blessed to have her in my life."
Goals as a Wisconsin Singer: "Grow as a leader, improve as a performer, and make memories that last a lifetime!