Amanda Vogel, MA, has been a freelance writer since 1998 for high-profile Canadian and U.S.-based health, fitness and women’s publications. In addition to being a course instructor for Simon Fraser University's New Media Journalism program, Amanda has written for Best Health, Oxygen, Chatelaine, More.ca, Homemakers.com, Glow, SELF, Women's Health, Prevention, Shape, Fitness, All You, Fit Pregnancy, Cooking Light, Today’s Parent and Health. She co-authored a book called BABY BOOT CAMP: The New Mom’s 9-Minute Fitness Solution (Sterling, 2010) and, in the same year, ghost wrote a book about yoga. As a social-media consultant, Amanda manages Facebook and Twitter accounts for multiple fitness brands and public figures. Her blog, FitnessTestDrive.com, was a finalist in Best Health Magazine’s 2011 Blog Awards.