CEO and Founder of US Adopt, an adoption professional, and adoptive parent herself, while working full-time at a demanding career, as a senior officer in the institutional investment business went through the domestic adoption process. She experienced the many challenges and pressures people encounter when they decide to build a family through adoption. Based on several years of research, and her personal experience, she developed adoption education tools to guide people through the process more quickly and confidently while reducing risk and cost. These tools formed the basis of USAdopt. Amanda has her Clinical Certification in Adoption from Rutgers University.