Amanda Henderson was born and raised in Spokane and attended schools in the Spokane Public School system. She went on to graduate from the University of Montana and has her Master’s in Social Work degree from Walla Walla University. Amanda is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker with a variety of experience in the social work field, including several years focusing on school based mental health. She is looking forward to promoting mental health and wellness as the Mental Health Program Manager at Communities in Schools of Spokane. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time outside with her husband, daughter and dog.