Amanda Nguyen| | University of Illinois
Amanda Nguyen is the Communications Specialist for the RIPE project at the University of Illinois. She helps to translate the technical aspects of agricultural research into common vernacular, bridging the communication gap between scientists and the general public. She also creates content for the project's website and social media accounts. Amanda earned her bachelor's degree in political science and communication from the University of Illinois. Amanda helped co-develop a RIPE promotional video that was recognized with a Gold Telly Award in the General: Not-For-Profit category.