Amanda Newman

Amanda Newman
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Amanda Newman

Amanda Newman (she/her) is a dancer, social worker, and cross-field collaborator. She is the Evaluations and Special Projects Manager with Community-Word Project (CWP) and is also a Teaching Artist for the organization. In addition to her contributions to Growing Inclusivity for Vibrant Engagement (GIVE), she manages organization-wide evaluation and supports the Teaching Artist Project (TAP). Amanda also works across the fields of socially-engaged artmaking and healthcare innovation with DC-based organizations Dance Exchange and MedStar Institute for Innovation. She earned her BFA in modern dance at the University of Utah and her master’s in social work at Hunter College.