Amanda Webster is a champion for her community and has served in several leadership positions; supporting and fighting for the residents of the 62nd district. Amanda's adult advocacy began when her oldest son was diagnosed with Autism, and not being a person to feel hopeless - she organized. Within ten weeks they went from a diagnosis to being a top 10 fundraising team in the state, earning a Gold Team Award from Autism Speaks.

Amanda is an active member of: many local grassroots organizations that work for progressive causes, the Democratic Town Committee, Board of Education’s Equity Task Force, and an executive board member for the Granby PTO. Amanda lives in Granby with her husband Brandon, who serves on the Board of Education, and their sons Hank (6) and Theo (4.)