Amanda is the daughter of Duane and Michelle Johnson of Vermillion.
"It is only fitting that a top academic achiever like Amanda be recognized by Golden Key," said Alexander D. Perwich II, Golden Key's chief executive officer. "Our members are inspired and motivated not only to achieve exceptional academic accomplishments, but also to make a positive impact on our world through the society's commitment to service."
Golden Key International Honour Society is the premier college/university honor society in the world, with more than 1.7 million members and 353 chapters in the United States, Australia, Canada, Malaysia, New Zealand, South Africa and the United Arab Emirates. The global nonprofit organization provides academic recognition to college juniors and seniors in the top 15 percent of their class as well as leadership developments opportunities, community service, career networking and scholarships. Membership into the society is by invitation to students in all fields of study. Golden Key was founded in 1977 in Atlanta, GA. The society is a member of ACHS, the Association of College Honor Societies.
Amanda's other honors and distinctions include Honors College, 2005-present; Honors Club, 2005-present; Alpha Lambda Delta, 2006.
Extracurricular Activities include Winnipeg Summit To Reform the U.N. Human Rights Council, 2005; French Club, secretary, 2005-present; French Program Study Abroad, 2006; Arrowhead Model United Nation, Best Delegation, 2007.