Amanda opened Palomar's Northern California office in 2001 after building a successful career as a senior executive in sales, marketing, and business development in early-stage start-up companies including LogicTier, Connect, and BusinessLand. With the operating experience of multiple IPOs and successful company acquisitions, Amanda brings extensive early-stage operations talent and insight to the Palomar investment team. Amanda serves on the Board of Directors of Bubble Motion, Edgewater Networks, MyBuys, Utique, Voxify, and Virtela. Prior board seats include Attensity (now Attensity Group), and Silver Creek Systems, acquired by Oracle (ORCL). Amanda holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Dartmouth College. She is a member of the Executive Council for Astia, and is also a Business Advisor to Pacific Community Ventures.