Amanda Ferguson is a Multimedia Journalist at Local 8 News. Before arriving in Knoxville, she spent three years working as a photojournalist and reporter for the Miami Heat Basketball team. Her work earned her an Emmy nomination in the Sports category from the Suncoast Regional Emmy Awards.
Amanda was born and raised in West Palm Beach, Florida. She earned her bachelors degree from Florida State University, where she was a reporter for Seminole Productions airing on FOX Sports Sun.
She's excited to be at Local 8 News to continue to grow and experience everything Knoxville has to offer. Amanda is always looking for great stories to tell, shoot her an email if you have a story you'd like covered.