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I am passionate about:
Refugee Resettlement, Refugee education, English as a Second Language, Community Development & Empowerment
A little known fact about me is:
I love sketching eyes. I'm completely amazed at their beauty and complexity.
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Educator / Professional
Amanda has a background in language and culture acquisition with a BA in Applied Lingusitics and a Master's Certificate in TESL. She worked for several years with Central Piedmont Community College as a first point of contact for resettled refugees, teaching English classes and developing program curricula to meet their specific needs. She is passionate about helping "American and Refugee" community leaders bridge linguistic and cultural barriers and create pathways of hope.