Amanda is originally from Chicago, Illinois. She attended Northwestern University and graduated magna cum laude with a degree in Communication Studies. Prior to law school, Amanda earned her Master’s in Education from the University of Notre Dame and taught elementary school for four years in New Orleans, Louisiana and Austin, Texas. During her 1L summer, Amanda served as an in-house legal fellow and LCLD Scholar at PepsiCo. She spent her 2L summer at Jenner & Block in Chicago and is thrilled to be returning as a litigation associate upon graduation. In her free time, Amanda enjoys true crime documentaries, arguing about college football, and archery.