Amanda Knapp, assistant vice-provost of academic standards and policy administration, was profiled in American Motorcyclist in an article that featured motorcyclists from various backgrounds and professions who challenge common stereotypes.
Knapp discussed her passion for riding motorcycles, emphasizing its benefits in reducing stress, staying healthy and spending time with family. “When I am riding, it is the only time that I can block out the chaos around me and focus on myself,” she said. Knapp also talked about challenging stereotypes about women riders and called more women and girls to join the sport.
Click to read “Changing Perceptions.” Knapp’s profile can be found on pages 42-43.