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Amanda joined CMF's communications team in 2016. In her role as director of communications, she leads the organization's strategic communications in alignment with CMF's Equity at the Center Strategic Framework. As a former Emmy nominated and award-winning television news reporter and anchor Amanda worked in newsrooms across the country for over a decade covering state and national politics, the justice system, health care, education and breaking news events. She was thrilled to bring her passion for storytelling and comms for good to her role at CMF, amplifying stories of how Michigan philanthropy is advancing efforts toward a more equitable Michigan for all.

Amanda lives in the Grand Rapids area with her husband Scott and their two young daughters.
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