Amanda provides organizational support for the Nutrient Loss Reduction Strategy Biennial Report, Conferences, and Working Groups. She works with the University of Illinois Facilitation and Coordination team to ensure the accuracy of reports while showcasing the work of Illinois Nutrient Loss Reduction Strategy partners. She also serves on the Natural Resources, Energy, and Environment team at University of Illinois Extension.
Amanda holds a Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Studies from Eureka College. Before joining the team, Amanda was an Extension Program Coordinator overseeing Master Naturalists and Master Gardeners in eleven counties in Central Illinois. She coordinated Extension volunteers and outreach events from the field offices in Bloomington, Galesburg, and Champaign over eight years. She has experience hosting large and small events, including field days, hybrid training, conferences, and meetings of all sizes.