Amanda graduated from the University of Wisconsin – Stout with a B.A. in Industrial Design in 2017. After a few years in the craft beer industry she relocated to Minneapolis to work as a CAD drafter then product designer for a local commercial furniture manufacturer. Amanda’s interest in social justice and intersectional environmentalism lead her to the MASD program. Her passion lies in using design thinking and strategies to serve the community and protect the planet.
Amanda currently lives in northern Minneapolis with her husband and cat.