Amanda is a native New Yorker, residing in Queens. She is a creative problem solver, analytically minded and a team player. After attending Queens College, Amanda graduated with a BA in Media Studies and Urban Studies, concentrating in Film and City Planning & Zoning. After having an extensive career in the Designer Fashion Industry, Amanda has joined our team to embark on a new journey in the nonprofit world. She has a passion for helping others and is an advocate of Affordable Housing and Greening the Media. Amanda is also a lover of film and has created educational interactive stories addressing the Theory of Poverty. In her spare time, Amanda enjoys watching sports such as football and baseball, and rooting for the New York Giants and the Yankees. Her hobbies include biking, swimming, and listening to music.
Life is what happens when you’re busy making other plans.”
Why Is This Work Important To Me
It is important to provide a voice and safe space to young adults who feel as if they are struggling alone with being neurodiverse. Eye to Eye creates a large support group for individuals to express themselves, inspiring others to do the same.
Favorite Part of My Job
Collaborating with people of different backgrounds and skill sets.