Associate Professor of Biology
B.S.,Virginia Tech, Biological Sciences; Graduate Certificate, Future Professoriate, Virginia Tech; Ph.D., Virginia Tech, Biological Sciences
Amanda Rumore serves as coordinator for the Equine Studies Minor and is also lifelong equestrienne.
Growing up on a horse farm in New Jersey, Rumore rode competitively in the hunter/jumpers throughout her childhood, including all the major 3’6″ equitation finals. As a student at Virginia Tech, she continued to ride and was a member of the Virginia Tech equestrian team.
In addition, Rumore worked as a large animal veterinary technician before attending graduate school. She looks forward to advising students interested in all careers related to the equine industry.