Amanda Payne

Amanda Payne Staff Spotlight 1Your Name: Amanda Payne
Hometown: Southfield

What is your position in the district? I am the ASD teacher at Page Middle School.

Are you a graduate of Lamphere Schools? No

Amanda Payne Staff Spotlight 2Did you go to college, if so tell us where. What degrees do you have?
I went to Central Michigan University for my undergrad in Special Education with an endorsement in Cognitive Impairments and a minor in Elementary Mathematics. I recently finished my Master's degree at Oakland University in Special Education with a focus in Autism.

Amanda Payne Staff Spotlight 3Tell us about your family:
I have a beautiful daughter, Bailey, with my husband Rob who does ABA therapy for kids with autism.

What kind of hobbies do you have? What do you like to do?
I like to be with my family and take trips up north (to see the rest of my family). We love going camping and fishing. Reading is another hobby of mine (when I have time). :)

Amanda Payne Staff SpotlightHow long have you worked at Lamphere?
This is my second year teaching at Lamphere.

What's your favorite thing about being a part of the Lamphere district?
The friendliness of the staff and administration in the district.