Amanda has over thirty years’ experience of providing outcome focused services. These include: services for offenders and people who are homeless; partnership development; management and leadership development; staff development; facilitation; and the design and delivery of a range of dynamic tailor-made training.
She started her professional life as an actress and drama coach with a keen interest in psychology and personal development. In 1992, she undertook a post-degree Diploma in Criminology at Birkbeck College (University of London). She worked for sixteen years in the criminal justice system in the UK and Ireland, concluding with a strategic management role in the public sector.
Since May 2008, Amanda has been an independent consultant, trainer, facilitator and coach working across the UK and internationally.