Amanda Lindner is the Director of Communications at Avodah. Before entering the Jewish nonprofit field, Amanda worked as a journalist and government press secretary. She was named the “Rookie Reporter of Year” by the New York Press Association and is a recipient of the “30 Under 30 Long Island Young Professionals” award. Amanda lives a zero-waste lifestyle in Brooklyn, NY, and has been featured in the New York Times, on NBC New York, and most recently, on the Rachael Ray Show. She runs the vegan and zero-waste social media blog, Enviromensch. Amanda is a proud graduate of the George Washington University and holds a B.A. in Journalism and Mass Communication.