Gilliand, Amanda, Middle School Enrichment & Science 7th/8th

Amanda has been part of the TDS family since 2011, when one of her children attended lower school. She has held many roles at TDS since then, and the student population at TDS has a special place in her heart.  Many students know her as Coach G. or Mrs. G. when she is on campus. She is a graduate of the University of Iowa, with a BA in sociology. Previously she worked in finance and corporate training. She has lived around the country including Texas, Arizona, Missouri and Iowa. Physical Fitness is a personal passion for Coach G., and she is always looking to continue to grow her knowledge and skills. In her free time, she loves to bike ride, travel, read, and enjoys spending time with her husband, and three children.