Amanda joined the staff at East Carolina University in the College of Education as a Grant Specialist in July 2015. Prior to her employment at East Carolina University, Amanda worked at the Lenoir County Tax Department from 2006-2015. She began her career as a Tax Collector I and was promoted to Tax Collection Specialist after three months. After six years as a Tax Collection Specialist, she was promoted to Tax Collection Supervisor in 2012. Her role, responsibilities, and experience in the Tax Collection positions helped build the knowledge needed to make a career change to East Carolina University.