As Co-Managing Director, Amanda identifies trends that impact business strategy and design philosophy for some of the world’s most sought-after brands. In 2015, she was named to LinkedIn NextWave, a list of professionals who are transforming their industries. Amanda specializes in helping fast-growth companies navigate challenges in their real estate portfolios. She works with clients such as Etsy, Google, Hulu, TED, and Vox Media. Her work on Convene at 101 Park was recognized by Architectural Record as one of the top 10 “Good Design is Good Business” projects. Her work on Etsy’s HQ was cited as a workplace that “will fill you with envy” by Fast Company. Within Gensler, Amanda leads gConnect, a global program that focuses on growing new relationship leaders and mentoring the firm’s promising young designers and architects. Amanda holds a Bachelor's in Interior Design from Miami University.