At the age of 13 Amanda began ringing in her first handbell choir. She has been ringing ever since. Amanda has directed both youth and adult church handbell choirs, and owns her own set of bells and chimes. She currently directs the Heritage Christian Academy Youth Handbell Choir.
Amanda holds music degrees from Colorado State University and Oberlin Conservatory and is the elementary music specialist at Heritage Christian Academy. She teaches bible study at her church and loves to play board games.
Amanda is married to Louie and they have three children, two of which also play handbells!