Amanda is a senior reporter with more than 20 years' experience as a writer and editor. She has previously been a staff writer for The West Australian and a journalist for The Sunday Times, the Kalgoorlie Miner, Australia’s Mining Monthly and ResourceStocks. While living in the UK, Amanda wrote for the Newsquest group. She has also written for a broad variety of Australian online news outlets and was a publications manager for the Western Australian government. Amanda has a master’s degree in international journalism from the University of Western Australia, an undergraduate degree in commerce, and a diploma in journalism from the British National Council for the Training of Journalists. She has strong interests in history and book publishing.