Her goal is to develop a business within the fashion industry.
Kimmel has competed in many beauty pageants and was crowned Miss Montana USA in 2005 and placed in the Top 8 for Miss Earth in 2006.
During the early days of the game Amanda, like most of the women on the tribe, grew to dislike Jean-Robert Bellande due to his perceived creepiness.
After losing their first Immunity Challenge Amanda originally planned on voting for Jean-Robert.
She placed as a semi-finalist and was given a key to the city and was heavily promoted on billboards and in news articles.
Kimmel just moved from Kalispell, Montana to Los Angeles and is living with her sister, Katrina.Her family has one dog, Sassy, two cats, Cleo and Lynus, and one horse, Frisco. Amanda Kimmel has lived all over the state of Montana.She tries never to leave home without her cowboy boots. Personal Claim To Fame: "Becoming Miss Montana USA/Miss Earth USA." Inspiration in Life: "God." Previous Finishes: China: 2nd Runner Up; Micronesia: Runner Up Favorite Past Moment: "Finding the hidden immunity on Exile on Fans vs Favs! " Previous Survivor She Respects Most: James Clement (China, Micronesia) Previous Survivor She Respects Least: Richard Hatch (Borneo, All-Stars) Why Did She Come Back?Despite this they gained tribe members Frosti Zernow and Sherea Lloyd.When the new Zhan Hu tribe threw a challenge to vote out a former Fei Long member, Aaron was voted out.However, another lackluster performance caused her to finish second to her ally Parvati Shallow in a close 5-3 vote. Villains, she was the second-in-command of the Heroes Alliance and known for a cat-fight for the Hidden Immunity Idol clue with Danielle Di Lorenzo. She was ultimately voted out at the following Tribal Council, marking the first time she was voted out in her Survivor career. Amanda Kimmel has lived all over the state of Montana.She most recently worked as a hiking tour guide and continues to hone her skills as an artist while learning about the fashion industry.In Micronesia, she formed a relationship with Ozzy Lusth and joined the Malakal Couples Alliance early on, but became a member of the Black Widow Brigade after the merge.Despite Ozzy's blindside at the final nine, Amanda managed to make it to the end of the game, making her the first player in Survivor history to make it to Day 39 on two separate occasions. Thomas', elimination, Amanda and her remaining allies were left on the bottom.Despite her suspicions, Amanda stuck with her alliance and voted out Jean-Robert next.Amanda won the Reward Challenge again and won an overnight cruise with Courtney, Erik Huffman, and Frosti.