Amanda Hemann | Director
As a Director supporting Ignite Philanthropy’s Non-Profit Services Division, Amanda facilitates and manages workflow, strategy execution, deliverable creation and campaign implementation. She manages each project with proactive communication, collaborative leadership and strategic thinking.
Amanda joins Ignite Philanthropy with a deep passion for non-profit work and experience in project management. Prior to joining Ignite Philanthropy, Amanda worked for Local Matters, a Columbus-based non-profit dedicated to creating healthier communities through food education and access. For Local Matters, Amanda managed development and communications projects and campaigns, built relationships with various stakeholders and strengthened brand engagement.
Amanda earned a Masters of Public Administration from the Ohio State University’s John Glenn College of Public Affairs and a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Dayton. Outside of work, Amanda enjoys travel, DIY projects and finding new restaurants. She lives in Mount Lookout with her partner, Chris.