Amanda graduated with her Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education from Minot State University in 2013. She holds an ESL endorsement and is currently pursuing her Master of Education in Educational Administration. As a military spouse, Amanda has had the opportunity to teach in a variety of school settings from rural North Dakota to suburban California. She has a passion for working with new educators and has served as a mentor teacher for new and pre-service teachers for the last several years. As the Alternative Licensing Coordinator, Amanda looks forward to continuing to support educators in their careers.