Amanda Koeller is a professional brewer and has been the Lead Brewer for Big Dog’s Brewing Company in Las Vegas since 2015. She works in all areas of the brewing process and manages the brew schedule and production efficiency. Amanda has earned a Bachelor of Science in Hotel Administration, major of focus Hospitality Management from the University of Nevada Las Vegas, and has completed the Master Brewers Program as well as earning the Professional Brewers Certificate from the University of California, Davis. While at UCDavis she studied under world renowned industry leaders, Dr. Michael J. Lewis and Charlie Bamforth. She is a member of the Institute of Brewing & Distilling, The Brewers Association, and is the Las Vegas Chapter Leader of the Pink Boots Society. She is currently working to expand local awareness of the Pink Boots Society and raise money for the non-profit to supply educational scholarships for its members to advance their careers in the beer industry.