Amanda is a first-time Susan Fund scholarship recipient and a graduate of New Fairfield High School. She is following in her mother’s footsteps and is in her freshman year at Pace University. Amanda plans to major in Psychology and hopes to work with special needs children as an Art Therapist. Volunteering is one of her passions; she has been active in such organizations as Trick or Treat for UNICEF, The Special Olympics Penguin Plunge and Walk for A Cure. She has also continued to be an active member of Girl Scouts.