Amanda Dickson co-hosts Utah’s #1 rated morning show, “Utah’s Morning News with Grant and Amanda,” on KSL Newsradio. She and her partner Grant Nielsen have been together for 20 years. Amanda also hosts the award winning program “A Woman’s View,” heard Sunday mornings on KSL.
Amanda is a much sought-after speaker, inspiring and motivating groups and emceeing events for schools and non-profit organizations. She teaches Mass Communication Law at the University of Utah. She sits on the boards of the National Kidney Foundation of Utah, the National Advisory Board for Hale Centre Theatre, the Rocky Mountain Care Foundation, the Utah Valley University National President’s Advisory Board, and the Military Child Education Coalition of Utah.
Amanda earned her B.A. in English and her Juris Doctorate at the University of Utah. Amanda has published three books, the most recent being her novel, “A Gentle Thief” in 2011. She is married to her beloved Aaron, the step-mother of three children, Cameron, Ashley and Laurel, and the mother of two sons, Ethan and Aiden. Her boundless energy, infectious laugh and passion for life have made her one of Utah’s most recognized personalities. More info about Amanda can be found at amandadickson.com.