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Amanda Finney
Amanda Finney Associate Director, Policy and Communications

Amanda Finney is an Associate Director of Policy and Communications at Sidewalk Labs. Prior to joining Sidewalk, Amanda was the National Deputy Women’s Outreach Director for the Mike Bloomberg presidential campaign. Prior to the campaign, Amanda worked as a Communications Marketing Manager at Microsoft, where she created digital campaigns to highlight the culture of the company through employee voices.

Amanda Finney is an Associate Director of Policy and Communications at Sidewalk Labs. Prior to joining Sidewalk, Amanda was the National Deputy Women’s Outreach Director for the Mike Bloomberg presidential campaign. Prior to the campaign, Amanda worked as a Communications Marketing Manager at Microsoft, where she created digital campaigns to highlight the culture of the company through employee voices.

Additionally, Amanda worked as a digital correspondent for Hillary for America, maintaining a dialogue with the American people around issues important to the election. Amanda began her career as a community organizer in Virginia during President Barack Obama’s reelection campaign. With experience in the public and private sector, her work remains centered around brand integrity and developing relationships to ensure messaging is elevated to constituents and stakeholders through digital storytelling and social media. Previously, Amanda taught first grade in New Orleans.

Amanda has a M.A. from Newhouse School of Communications at Syracuse University and a B.A. in English from Wake Forest University. She is an advocate of the arts and always has tickets to Broadway, as she strongly believes the show must go on.