Amanda was born and raised in Kentucky, where she and her husband, Jonathan, are now raising her two daughters. Amanda is an active member in the local community PTSO, volunteering in the school system, and participating actively in her local church.
Amanda has spoken twice at Type-A Parent conference on the topics of re-branding a company’s image and establishing yourself as a local consultant and has also spoken at SheCon Expo 2012 on how to drive traffic to your site via social networks.
For the past 6 years, Amanda has also flourished in the role of volunteer coordinator with the Type-A conference.
It is Amanda’s dream to share her love of social media and networking with her local community. Amanda believes that to most effectively reach customers companies must reach out to them where they spend most of their time (the internet). When used in conjunction with other marketing styles, social media can be used to garner sales and generally raise consumer awareness.
With over five years experience in social media, Amanda has worked on various social media campaigns with Weil Integrative Footwear, Tyson, Crocs, Office Max, Collective Bias (Now known as Social Fabric), GNO (Girls Night Out), Global Influence, Small Business Bonfire, Large Media and many more.
Amanda has been a contributing editor and author for Type A Parent and Small Business Bonfire. One of Amanda’s blog posts, Because Life Isn’t Fair Amanda, was nominated for a 2014 “We Still Blog” award.
Named one of Neilsen Online’s 50 Power Moms in 2009, Amanda uses her influence to help businesses and bloggers garner the respect and acknowledgment they deserve. Amanda has extensive experience social media experience using various types of social media networking, including blogging platforms, Linked-In, Facebook, Twitter, Ping.fm, vlogging, etc.
Amanda is currently working with several popular and well respected bloggers and media companies in various capacities ranging from community management to newsletter creation and ghostwriting.
Contact her today for details on how she can help you grow your business.