Amanda was born in Wichita, KS and moved to Paola just before starting middle school. She and Wes married in 2007. They have two children, Carson and Avarie. Before coming on staff with Living Proof, Amanda taught first grade and special education at the local elementary school. She enjoys being a part of the worship team, cooking, and being a light to those around her. She feels so blessed to have the opportunity to serve this amazing church family with the talents and gifts that God has given her.