Amanda joined the Panorama Equine team in September 2007 and works as both grounds maintenance and stall cleaning. She enjoys her position because of her interactions with the friendly staff, clients and horses. Thanks to Dr. Wally, she is known as "Itchy" around the clinic.
Background: Amanda was born in Sacramento, CA and grew up in Happy Valley, CA. She grew up on a ranch breaking and selling horses from the BLM (Bureau of Land Management). She was active in the FFA (Future Farmers of America) and Agriculture programs throughout school.
Hobbies: Long-time hobbies of Amanda include riding "Quads", snowboarding and other snow-related activities, basketball, wakeboarding, hunting and fishing. Recently, she has taken up Archery.
Education: Amanda has received an A.S. degree at Shasta College in the Veterinary Technician program working towards becoming an RVT (registered Veterinary Technician). She has completed Chico State University majoring in Animal Science and minoring in Agriculture Business. She has recently completed Veterinary School in Scotland at the University of Glasgow. She hopes to one day own a cattle ranch and be a Food Animal Veterinary Practitioner. Currently Amanda works at the Anderson Veterinary Clinic, Dr. Neligh, BVSc, MRCVS.(www.andersonvet.com)