Amanda Carpenter was born on 20th November of 1982, and she is an American Political Advisor, author, and speechwriter. She is also a former senior staffer of senators Ted Cruz and Jim DeMint. She used to work as a columnist with The Washington Times from 2009 till 2010 and also contributes regularly to politics on CNN. She is originally from Montrose in Michigan and studied at Ball State University. She has a reputable degree of BA in communication studies that she acquired around 2005. She also worked as a correspondent and congressional from 2005 till 2007 for Human Events.