Height: 5’ 10”
Amanda Wiley was crowned Miss Colorado USA in October 2012, marking the fruition of her childhood dream. Service to others has been important to Amanda since a young age. She spent her summers volunteering for the American Red Cross and helping out at her school’s thrift store. Amanda has worked to fight breast cancer - lobbying with the American Cancer Society for increased funding for low-income women, volunteering at Making Strides Against Breast Cancer, and serving on the Colleges Against Cancer-UNM committee.
In her free time, Amanda loves traveling, reading, making homemade ice cream, and cheerleading. Amanda has won both state and national championships as a member of the Alamogordo High School and University of New Mexico cheerleading programs.
Amanda proudly graduated from the University of New Mexico in 2010 with a B.A. in English and a minor in Journalism. She aspires to be on camera, both as a sports broadcaster and commercial model.
In her own words
Amanda participated in cheerleading for 12 years and has won both state and national championships.
Amanda would love to meet her favorite actress, Julia Roberts, since her favorite movie is Pretty Woman.
Amanda is an avid sports fan and dreams of becoming a sports reporter.