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Amanda has built a successful career helping brands make an impact on their communities. But she’s also passionate about making a major impact on her own communities through her volunteerism and board service at a wide array of inspiring nonprofits.

Board Service

Amanda’s current and former board service includes:

  • Association of National Advertisers (ANA)
  • Children’s Theatre Company
  • Make a Wish Foundation
  • Children’s Cancer Research Fund
  • Women’s Business Development Center’s Chicago Board
  • Minnesota Women’s Economic Roundtable member

Charity Event Chair and Emcee

Amanda is an exciting, energetic and entertaining emcee with extensive experience hosting some of the country’s highest-profile charity events. Some recent examples include:

  • Chair and co-host of Make a Wish annual gala, which raised enough money to fund 115 wishes
  • Children’s Cancer Research Fund Board Chair and emcee of the Dawn of a Dream gala

Executive Producer

Amanda is also an executive producer, whom high-profile charities tap for her keen eye for creating inspiring videos that drive engagement and fundraising. For example, check out the following videos she helped produce and direct for the Children’s Cancer Research Fund and Make a Wish.


Amanda passionately volunteers at organizations including:

  • Special Olympics
  • Feed My Starving Children
  • Big Brothers, Big Sisters
  • People Serving People
  • Down Syndrome Association of Minnesota
  • The Jeremiah Program
  • Junior Achievement USA