Amanda is actively involved in healthcare advocacy, she lives with with Lupus and other autoimmune conditions. In 2019, the Lupus Research Alliance honored Amanda as a Lupus Luminary. In 2018, Amanda shared her patient experience at HIMSS in a session about the impact of Health Technology on her healthcare. Additionally, she was recognized with the WEGO Health Award for Healthcare Collaborator: Patient. She is passionate about exploring alternative treatment options to manage pain, storytelling and working together to improve the patient experience.