After growing up in south Georgia, Amanda relocated to Fort Worth, Texas due to a military move. She completed her undergraduate degree in Nutrition & Dietetics at Texas Tech University, then completed her dietetic internship and Masters Degree at Stephen F. Austin State University. After obtaining her Registered Dietitian Nutritionist credentials, she worked as the sole dietitian at an outpatient clinic for a major hospital in Fort Worth. During that time, she counseled patients living with HIV while teaching a diabetes class each month to hospital patients. Amanda's philosophy involves simple, practical strategies for fueling, performing, and recovering optimally to feel good inside & out.