Amanda Grant [co-chairman]
Amanda Grant is a former Data Sales Specialist at Bloomberg, focusing on tailoring unique solutions to clients’ needs. Grant has assisted senior reps with generating more than $16 million in revenue annually. Leading client seminars and presenting to large audiences at Bloomberg, Grant is a skilled presenter and public speaker. Prior to Bloomberg, Grant worked at Wachovia Securities in financial consulting. During this time, she created sales and marketing techniques for helping financial consultants increase production by 35%. As a freelance journalist, Grant has a deep passion for writing and telling stories. She has interviewed several well-known media personalities, and continues to write and publish articles in national publications. Grant is also an avid believer in health and fitness. A swimmer and a runner, she is currently training for her first half marathon. She also enjoys yoga, adventure travel and interactive technology. Born and raised in Michigan, Grant resides in New York City and La Jolla, CA. She has a degree in English Literature and a specialization in Business Law from Michigan State University, where she was actively involved with community outreach programs and served as President of her sorority, Alpha Phi. She was also a member of the MSU Honors College.