Amanda is a junior at Westlake High School who enjoys the subjects psychology and biology. She has a passion for working with kids and wants to go into pediatric nursing or into the child life profession. She loves interning at Westminster Free Clinic and spending time at her church teaching Sunday school to her class of 1st and 2nd graders. In her free time she enjoys hiking, hanging with friends, or cooking in the kitchen. Adopted from China as a baby, Amanda plans to return to help provide for orphaned children. She would like to thank her mother Melanie and her sister Christine for all the support and her good friend and speech partner Alicia Marshall.