Amanda Cotchen is a Program Coordinator at Futures and Options where she facilitates career-development workshops and plays an integral role in the Internship Program from candidate recruitment and interviewing to site matching to mentoring interns through successful internship completion. She also leads the College Guidance ancillary program. Amanda joined Futures and Options in 2017, while completing her school counseling internship at The Beacon School in NYC. Prior to joining Futures and Options, she was an Account Executive at DBL.E, a NYC-based B2B public relations agency. She brings a passion for youth development, a desire to help students realize and reach their potential, and a unique mix of experience working in business and education.
Amanda graduated from University of Dayton with a BA in Communication and a minor in Psychology, and earned an M.Ed in School Counseling from Hunter College.