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Amanda Fabrizio-Grzesik

Tennessee Tech University
Director of Development
Hixson, Tennessee
A native of the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania region, Amanda moved to Tennessee in 2014.

She is currently the Director of Development for the Diversity Initiative, Colleges of Agriculture & Human Ecology and Engineering at Tennessee Tech University.

Amanda graduated with her Bachelor of Arts in Communications from DeSales University and her Master of Education in Educational Leadership from Lehigh University.

Before Tech, she worked in communications at Lehigh University's Industrial and Systems Engineering Department and in the university development offices at Immaculata University and Pratt Institute.

Her husband, Danny, works in student affairs and met while they were both working at Lehigh. They have two fur children, Sonic (a Pomeranian), and Laney (a basset hound/dachshund mix).

She enjoys wine, traveling, antiquing, watching live theatre, Philadelphia sports, cooking, the beach, NCAA tournaments, crafting, knitting, and learning about higher education and fundraising trends.