Amanda began her nursing career in 2005, having previously managed a pet store since 2003. She gained her Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing in 2007. She has worked in both mixed and small animal practices and has a special interest in wildlife as well as emergency and critical care nursing.
Outside of work Amanda enjoys travelling overseas, including across Europe and New Zealand. At home she is kept busy with her 5 year old Golden Retriever Shelby and her 4 year old cat Lilla, whom she hand-reared from 3 weeks of age.