Queen Amelia Mignonette Thermopolis-Renaldi was crowned as Queen of Genovia at age 21 in 2003. She was raised in California as Mia Thermopolis until she got a rude awakening by her grandmother the former Queen Clarisse Renaldi appeared in her hometown of San Francisco and told her of her royal heritage. She then began to train Mia to become a proper princess and gave her the option of accepting or declining the throne at a Ball. There Mia accepted and continued with her lessons.
Queen Amelia ascended to the throne after making a speech and in her first move as upcoming Queen, urged the Parliament to do away with an antiquated rule that a woman could inherit the throne by birth without a male consort by her side. She made the speech at her supposed wedding which she and the groom to be decided it would be better to search more for true love than marry for politics. Queen Amelia later married Nicholas Devereaux who became her royal consort. They have one son, and supposedly twins are on the way.
Her main goals have been improving the infrastructure and foreign reputation of Genovia, however her attempts at foreign affairs are often impeded by the nation's size. She also has been credited with helping establish equality of women in official positions.