"Tell your heart that the fear of suffering is worse than the suffering itself. And that no heart has ever suffered when it goes in search of its dreams, because every second of the search is a second's encounter with God and with eternity."

Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

As a Media Relations Specialist on the Marketing Technology team, Amanda focuses on securing top-tier media coverage for her clients. Day-to-day, Amanda creates newsworthy story ideas, develops relationships with journalist and positions her clients as thought leaders in their specific fields.

Prior to joining the Walker Sands team, Amanda worked in consumer public relations. Similarly, she spent her time on media relations but also worked on influencer marketing campaigns and social media content creation.

Amanda graduated from the Brian Lamb School of Communication at Purdue University with a B.A. in public relations and strategic communication and a minor in management.

When she's not securing coverage for her B2B clients, you can catch Amanda doing non-profit work or looking for cheap flights to NYC or ATL for quick weekend getaways!