Amanda Grace joined 7News in October, 2008 as a general assignment reporter. She came to Boston from XETV in San Diego where she covered the 2007 wildfires, border and immigration issues and California's budget crisis.
Prior to that, Amanda worked at WSET in Roanoke/Lynchburg, Virginia, as an anchor, reporter and producer. She's also spent time as a general assignment reporter at KSNT in Topeka, Kansas, and in the Chicago bureaus of NBC Nightly News and Fox News Channel.
Amanda graduated cum laude from Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism. As a native of Vancouver, British Columbia, Amanda loves to ski, hike and get outdoors as much as she can. She lives in Boston with her husband, Greg, and dog, Casey.
GET TO KNOW AMANDA
TV show I never miss - Modern Family, 60 Minutes, and my guilty pleasure, The Bachelor!
Alma mater - Northwestern University - go Wildcats!
First concert I ever attended - Paula Abdul! With my mom.
Favorite place I've traveled - Sydney, Australia
Childhood hero - She-Ra, Princess of Power!
Best season - Fall
Last meal on earth - Maine lobster, mushroom pizza and strawberry cheesecake.
Movie that makes me cry - Forrest Gump
Movie I've watched over and over - Forrest Gump!!! Even though I can't get through it without