Terrier STAR: Amanda Nguyen MacKenzie Riley Young | November 1, 2021

Amanda Nguyen, Program Director for the Centers of Innovation, is known for her hard work and dedication to our students.

Amanda, an employee of the College for almost two years, is being recognized for career focus, institutional inventiveness, providing a personalized experience and inspiring environment, and care and community.

Although she’s been at Thomas for a short time, Amanda has made big waves in providing incredible opportunities for Thomas College students through the Centers of Innovation.

One senior colleague says: “Amanda has reimagined our whole professional and career development experience. Students have opportunities to tackle real world problems, work with employers, and build strong resumes for the future. She is doing this by working with colleagues across departments and with employer partners across the state. Her work really exemplifies what is possible at Thomas College.”

“Amanda is a talented project manager and collaborative colleague who always puts students first,” said another colleague. “I’m always excited to work with Amanda because I know things will get done and get done well. We’re very lucky to have her here at Thomas.”

Congrats, Amanda!