Amanda is the director of communications for the Australian Stroke Alliance. She is a member of our Pre-hospital Stroke Council and works closely with the Darak team. Amanda has been an author, daily news journalist and feature writer, press secretary to a Victorian health minister, and an executive strategist. With a career focussed on not-for-profit organisations, Amanda has held senior positions at St Vincent’s Health, Cabrini Health, and the Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health. She leads the mentoring program for the national organisation, Women in Media, for Victoria.