Amanda Morelli is the senior director of data journalism at Dotdash, the digital publisher that owns Verywell. She oversees data journalism projects at Dotdash, designing and executing original research and analysis, and identifying opportunities for and strategies for exploration.
Prior to joining Dotdash in 2018, Amanda was a senior consultant and researcher at a market research and consulting firm in New York City, specializing in media, entertainment and emerging platforms. Before relocating to New York, Amanda was a teacher and researcher, focused on narrative development at a high school in Atlanta, Georgia.
Amanda received her Bachelor of Arts in Comparative Literature from Emory University, with a focus on Latin American Literature.
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