Amanda earned her nursing degree from Alcorn State University and her master’s in nursing from Frontier Nursing University. She is certified as a nurse-midwife (CNM) through the American College of Nurse Midwives (ACNM). Amanda is a member of the ACNM and active in the Louisiana chapter. Her interests include natural birth, water births, and VBACs. She is fluent in American Sign Language. Amanda believes that women should have the birth experience they want and supports choices in natural birth, epidurals, water births, and vaginal births after caesarean (VBACs).