Amanda, our Nurse Practitioner, has been working in the healthcare field over 10 years starting at the age of 19 working as an EMT. From there she worked as both a Registered Nurse and Paramedic.
As a nurse she has worked in several settings including the ICU, ER, and progressive care. As a paramedic she has worked both rural and inner-city EMS. After completing her master's Amanda started working as a nurse practitioner in the ER as well as Transcend. Amanda is currently pursing her post-masters education to become dual certified as an emergency nurse practitioner in addition to her family nurse practitioner specialty.
When she’s not at Transcend, working in the ER, or doing schoolwork you can find her playing tennis or practicing martial arts. Amanda has always been interested in mental health and herself practices yoga and meditation. Amanda is passionate about lifestyle modifications, especially dietary choices; she’s been vegan over 10 years and is happy to answer any questions about plant based diets.