Amanda is a mezzo-soprano, pianist and a music teacher.
Amanda holds a Bachelor of Arts in Music (piano & voice), Theatre and Creative Writing & Journalism from Bishop’s University. Amanda has her Bachelor of Education from Lakehead University. She is also fluent in French. She has successfully completed the Vocal Intensive program at the University of British Columbia.
Amanda has performed as a singer with the Sherbrooke Opera, Pacific Opera Victoria and studied voice at the Canadian Opera Company.
Amanda was the Music Teacher at Mentor College in Toronto and her choirs won first place in the Peel Music Festival. Amanda has also taught grade one at a private school in Taiwan.
Amanda lives in Victoria, B.C., with her husband, Kevin. She has taught at ArtsCalibre Academy, and is a Music Teacher in School District 61. She runs her own music studio with 20 private piano and voice students. Amanda is the Choir Director and Drama Teacher at Glenlyon Norfolk School. She is the President of the Vancouver Island Chamber Choir and sings with Pacific Opera Victoria.