Amanda first joined RRS as a communications consultant and enjoyed supporting RRS clients across the country. Now, she serves as RRS’ marketing manager where she helps tell RRS story and share how our staff and clients are working to create a more sustainable world. She supports strategic communication and marketing planning, campaigns, media relations, audience analysis, and event planning. Prior to RRS, Amanda worked for the City of Grand Rapids, City of Wyoming, and The Rapid (Grand Rapids area public transportation system) where she specialized in communication, marketing, and community engagement.


  • The League of American Bicyclists, League Certified Instructor
  • Member, Public Relations Society of America

Topical Expertise

  • Strategic Communication Planning and Execution
  • Multicultural Marketing
  • Media Relations
  • Outreach and Events


  • Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
    Master of Arts, Strategic Communications
  • Grand Valley State University, Allendale, MI
    Bachelor of Science, Geography and Urban Planning with a minor in Spanish