Amanda is a Carteret County native who returned to the area in 2015 in order to be near the water. Amanda joined the federation staff in May 2019. As part of the development team she will be working to further the federation’s mission through grant writing and donor engagement. Most recently, Amanda served as Development Coordinator and Grants Coordinator at Carteret Community College. She holds bachelor’s degrees in political studies and business administration from Meredith College.