In her role as the Director of People Operations, Amanda works closely with the Wiss leadership team in delivering meaningful people strategies that support a high-performance culture by attracting, developing, and retaining top-caliber talent.
With over a decade of experience in regional public accounting firms, serving in roles on both the client service and operations teams, Amanda has garnered unique insight into the accounting profession and its corresponding service lines. This foundation has helped to position her as a powerful liaison in understanding and offering meaningful solutions to address the needs and aspirations of both the business and its employees.
At Wiss, Amanda leads a talented People Operations team and together they share a commitment to cultivating a work environment where employees can flourish. They oversee the entire employee life cycle, specializing in campus recruitment, training & development, culture, diversity and inclusion, performance management, resource management, employee relations, and compensation.
Since joining Wiss in 2012 as a senior tax accountant, Amanda quickly established strong relationships and trust among her peers and leaders, which helped pave the way for a successful transition from client service to people operations. In a short time, she successfully repositioned her skills and established herself as a strategic partner and leader of human capital efforts for the firm.
Certificate in Human Resource Management, Cornell University
Masters in Taxation, Fairleigh Dickinson University
Bachelors in Business Administration – Accounting, Seton Hall University
Association for Talent Development
Society for Human Resources Management
Association for Accounting Administration
CPA Firm Management Association
Amanda is a proud wife and mother to two little girls. She loves spending time with her family and exploring new destinations, near or far. Good music, books, and conversation are among her favorite things!