** Contact for information on payments and services **
Amanda is a SSC based in the Denver Metro Area and currently coaches out of the Starting Strength Denver location. She is originally from the Chicagoland area, and started her strength coaching career at the collegiate level from 2013 through 2019. She decided on strength and conditioning after spending 4 years as a starter for the softball team at Northern Illinois University. She spent her first two years as a graduate assistant in the weight room at NIU. After that she accepted her first assistant position at Sacramento State where she worked for SSC Jared Nessland, and alongside Tom DiStasio, SSC, for two years. That is where she was introduced and exposed to the Starting Strength Method and books which she continued to use with her athletes in the collegiate setting. In 2017, she moved to accept the position of Olympic Director of Sports Performance at her alma mater where she spent another two and a half years.
She has been coaching at SS Denver since its opening in January 2020. She has experience both personally training and coaching Olympic Weightlifting and Sports performance (Speed-Agility-Conditioning). As well as experience coaching a wide range of age demographics and abilities.