Amanda is an experienced organizer, located in Madison, Wisconsin. She began her career organizing middle and high school classrooms as a history teacher as well as advising student advocacy groups after graduating from Kalamazoo College. State and national events pulled her to get politically involved, both with her teachers’ union and with electoral politics. She then went on to work as campaign manager for local races. Amanda joined RepresentUs in 2021 as the Wisconsin Organizing Manager, leading the fight for fair, nonpartisan maps. Now, as Wisconsin State Director, she is focused on Protecting Wisconsin Elections in order to defend democracy in her home state.