There are many in Amanda’s family that served our country over the years. Her father is a former Marine, who while serving in Vietnam, was awarded a Purple Heart. His service and bravery, along with that of many others before and since, is something that should forever be honored. Amanda has a great admiration for all service men and women, and she has a great love of animals. Amanda feels honored to be a part of an organization that serves our country’s heroes and furry friends needing a home. She is an alumni of the University of Montana and holds a B.A in Journalism with an emphasis on Photojournalism. Currently a Bank System Administrator for First Interstate Bank and has been with the company for nearly 13 years.