Amanda is a California native, who moved to the East Coast in pursuit of her career in the funeral industry. She is a 2016 graduate of FINE Mortuary College. Prior to her entry into the funeral industry, she received her Esthetician License from Santiago Canyon College in Orange, California. As a first generation Funeral Director, Amanda found her calling into the industry after her best friend passed away in a car accident. Since then, she knew she wanted to dedicate her life to serving families in need. Her previous work history includes ten years in retail management. She currently resides in Manchester, New Hampshire as she fulfills her apprenticeship with Phaneuf Funeral Home, and the Cremation Society of New Hampshire. She is an advocate for the HOPE organization, bringing education and awareness to opiate addiction. During her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, crafting, and volunteer work for the Wounded Warrior Project.