Amanda Panella


Amanda focuses on Ground Truth Solutions’ work in Bangladesh and the Cash Barometer initiative. Prior to joining GTS, Amanda worked as a Researcher for the Armed Conflict Location & Event Data Project, contributing to their work tracking political violence trends in the United States. She also worked as a Project Assistant for the SEED Initiative at Adelphi Research, supporting their work empowering eco-inclusive enterprises in Africa and Asia as well as supporting their policy prototyping labs.

Amanda holds a master’s in International Affairs from the Hertie School as well as a dual bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Homeland Security & Emergency Preparedness from Virginia Commonwealth University.