Amanda holds a Masters Degree in Science from the University of Connecticut in Allied Health. Currently she is an Exercise Physiologist for the Department of Preventive Cardiology at Hartford Hospital as well as an adjunct lecturer for Middlesex and Manchester Community Colleges. Professionally, Amanda is well versed in the field of Health and Fitness, with major interests in cardiovascular health, exercise prescriptions, blood clot risk in endurance athletes, and health motivation. She has published and presented her work all over the United States. In addition to marathon training and yoga, Amanda stays fit by attempting to keep up with her six year old son and 1 year old daughter.