Founder and Executive Director
M.A.D.E.: Mobilizing And Diversifying Elections
Amanda Morrison is originally from Springfield, Missouri. In June 2018 she founded Missouri M.A.D.E.: Mobilizing And Diversifying Elections, a non-profit organization that identifies, recruits and trains Missouri women to run for public office. Missouri M.A.D.E. regularly hosts leadership summits, campaign seminars and talks with elected officials to train women for public service leadership. As an aspiring elected official, Amanda is passionate about expanding opportunities for all women so they are prepared to run for office at all levels of government.
Amanda has a B.A. in Global Studies and Strategic Communication from Temple University and is an opinion contributor for The Missouri Times. Her previous women's advocacy and leadership positions include Executive Assistant to the President of Women's Campaign International, Mount Vernon Leadership Fellow, and intern for former U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill.