Amanda Fawkes is a Program Coordinator in the School of Public and International Affairs. She provides leadership for the business and administrative operations for programs based at the Richmond, VA campus. In addition, Amanda leads efforts for events and programs associated with the Ridenour Faculty Fellowship. She is also a liaison for the Nonprofit and Nongovernmental Management Graduate Certificate. Amanda joined Virginia Tech in September 2007, and in her immediate past positions had managed business affairs for the Global Forum on Urban and Regional Resilience, and the Office of the Senior Fellow for Resource Development. Amanda is a graduate of Virginia Tech who received her MPA and Graduate Certificate in Public and Nonprofit Financial Management in December 2018.