Mandy graduated in 2010 & 2011 with a B.A. and M.A. in Communication Arts. After graduation, she went to work for Solid Cactus and Web.com, leading their Agency Services SEO team. Today, she is the Director of Internet Marketing at Net Driven and is a published freelance writer. She also teaches several courses in the Communication Arts department at Marywood.
In 2012, she co-founded the region’s first blogging and social media conference, NEPA BlogCon, and later, BlogCon’s technology summer camp for girls in grades 4-6, Squirrel Girls Tech Camp. Outside of work, she’s an active member of NEPA’s theater community, appearing in productions with Gaslight Theater Company, Diva Theater, and her resident ensemble, The New Vintage Ensemble. She lives in Scranton with her husband, Brent, and a talkative cat named Annie.
“The only way we will survive is by being kind. The only way we can get by in this world is through the help we receive from others. No one can do it alone, no matter how great the machines are.” ― Amy Poehler