Amanda played the character of Spike for five seasons on the popular CBC-TV series "Degrassi Junior High" and "Degrassi High." She was also the host of the "Degrassi Talks" program on sex. Amanda loved and still does love to play a teenage mother of Emma. She loves to be back on "Degrassi" with Joey, Snake, herself, the "new kids," and all the people she has made friends with over the years of working/ playing on "Degrassi."
she also Holds a BA in political science and history from University of Toronto.