Amanda grew up in Abbotsford BC and started playing tennis at age 10. In her junior years she stayed consistently a top ranked junior in BC. After finishing her junior career, Amanda earned a full ride scholarship to play NCAA Division 1 Tennis in the United States at Eastern Washington University where she became the captain of their team.
Amanda has her instructor certification and has coaching experience for every level.
Seeing her students discover the fun in tennis and reaching their potential along the way is what made her decide to be a tennis professional. On a personal level, Amanda lives in Maple Ridge with her husband and two boys and enjoys anything outdoors.