Amanda P
Federal Government of Canada
Carp, ON
University of Ottawa

Favorite Movie:

The Other Woman and Harry Potter

Favorite Musician/Band:

I love Thomas Rhett at the moment, but anything country!

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Favorite Cartoon Character:

I don’t have one.

Favorite TV Show:

Friday Night Lights and M*A*S*H

Favorite Charity:

Any charities who support our troops and first responders; as well as children and animals.

Favorite Junk Food Weakness:

Pizza or salt and vinegar chips.

Favorite Celebrity Crush:

There are too many beautiful people to choose!

What is your Dream Job?

I would love to work with emergency services (OPP, OFS or EMS) or a position that allows me to travel.

What is your Biggest Fear?

I hate the feeling of falling.

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Who is the Most Inspirational Person in your Life?

My momma!

What is your Dream Vacation Destination?

Bora Bora

What is One Thing Most People Would be Surprised to Know About You?

I was actually a brunette when I was born, my hair turned blonde by the time I was 7.

Do you have any Nicknames?

Manny, but a lot of my friends refer to me by my last name.

Finish this Statement: I am most proud of…

Finishing my undergrad in Communications this year!

What is your Dancing/Cheer Background and Experience?

I started ballet when I was 4 years old, stopped and returned when I was 12 years old. I competed competitively for 5 years in hip-hop, jazz and lyrical before going on a hiatus until last year when I joined the team.

Why did you Decide to Audition for the REDBLACKS Cheerleading and Dance Team?

Deciding to return to the team was easy –I love the family I am apart of, the team I get to cheer for and the fans who make every moment on field so exhilarating.

What Advice Would you Give Someone who Dreams of Becoming a Dancer or Cheerleader?

Be compassionate, be coachable, take the opportunities given to you in life and SMILE!

If you could say one thing to #RNation what would you say?

Just one thing –#UnfinishedBusiness