Amanda is the branch manager of the Tatum Public Library, and has worked for the Rusk County Library System since 2012. Amanda is from Mount Enterprise, Texas where she went to high school and graduated Valedictorian. While in high school she took dual credit courses from Kilgore College and Lon Morris College. Upon graduation from Mount Enterprise High School she attended Stephen F. Austin State University and Panola College. She currently holds an Associate Degree. Her greatest influences are her parents and her brother.
The author she most wants to meet is Larry McMurtry, her greatest pet peeve is talking or making noise in a deer stand, and her favorite Dewey number is 292.