About Amanda: Amanda Shyne has been competing in dog agility for 10 years. She and her Border Collie, Dilly, were the 2007 and 2009 USDAA Northeast Regional Grand Prix of Dog Agility winners in the 22" class. In 2014 they won the Northeast Regional Performance Grand Prix in the 16" class. The team was also a USDAA Dog Agility Steeplechase finalist at the Cynosport World Games in 2008 and 2009, and a USDAA Grand Prix of Dog finalist at the World Games in 2007, 2008, and 2009, placing 3rd in 2008. At the 2010 AKC National Agility Championships, Amanda and Dilly won the AKC International Jumpers class and the combined International Jumpers/Standard class. Amanda believes in motion based handling systems. As a long time Linda Mecklenberg follower she has had an easy time transitioning to the One Mind Dog system and loves teaching students the new techniques. Amanda is a tenured professor of Psychology at Bridgewater State University in Massachusetts and teaches classes in statistics, learning, dog evolution, and animal behavior. However, her passion is teaching agility. Recently, she began teaching agility online. Information about her online classes can be found on her website Datadrivenagility.com.This is highly recommended for any of the Pawsitive Kinection Students!