Dr. Amanda Cantrell has nearly 20 years of professional experience in public relations and communications reaching underserved communities. She brings a strong background in project management, journalism, and content creation, as well as experience as an educator, photographer, and nonprofit leader. Her varied experience provides a unique perspective for our clients and a variety of skill sets to go beyond traditional communication.
Amanda is originally from Dallas, Texas and arrived to Spokane by way of Alaska, where she lead the medical PR team for Southcentral Foundation. She joined KAI in 2019 and is thrilled to have such a talented and diverse team. KAI’s communications service line provides a complete suite of services, including strategic communications, media relations, graphic and web design, quality control, and more. If it’s related to communications, this team can meet your organization’s needs.
Amanda received her doctorate of public administration with a focus in nonprofit leadership from Valdosta State University. She also holds a master’s degree in human relations and business from Amberton University, two bachelor’s degrees—one in communications and one in theatre—from Texas A&M Commerce, as well as an associates in performing from KD Conservatory.