Amanda Mollet, originally from Idaho, is a doctoral student at the University of Iowa pursuing a degree in Higher Education and Student Affairs. Her research focuses on underrepresented students in higher education with an emphasis on LGBTQ and asexual students. Upon completion of her Ph.D., Amanda intends to become a faculty member in a student affairs graduate program. She believes this role will allow her to educate the next generation and to improve the college experience for LGBTQA students. Amanda received the Equal Access & Opportunity Scholarship.