Amanda Martinek is currently an M.S. student in the Journalism and Media Communication Department at Colorado State University. She is also a graduate teaching assistant for Visual Communication and Professional/Technical Writing.
Her research interests include environmental, political and strategic communication. She is currently researching environmental action on social media.
Born and raised in Southern California, she received a B.A. in Communications and Creative Writing from UC San Diego in 2012. She spent six years working for the digital marketing agency 85SIXTY as the Director of Social Media.
With a passion for live music and writing, she was the Editor in Chief and a staff writer for San Diego based music publication ListenSD from 2013 – 2017. She is an avid hiker, traveler, yogi, snowboarder, writer, reader and coffee drinker.
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