Amanda Hansen, President, Houston

Amanda Hansen offers 20 years of public relations and marketing experience. She is an award-winning executive with a track record of producing results and championing change in Fortune 500 companies, nonprofit and compliance-driven organizations.

Passionate about strategic communications and fully-integrated marketing programs, she was most recently vice president of marketing and communications for the Houston Golf Association.  Responsibilities included building the brand and driving growth in all of the organization’s charitable endeavors including Houston’s PGA TOUR event.

Prior, Amanda was a senior vice president at MMI Agency, where she directed strategy for national brand activation accounts and managed an award-winning public relations team. She has worked with global and Houston-based companies throughout her career, including MD Anderson Cancer Center, TIAA, AIG and Shell Oil Company.

A graduate of Texas A&M and a country girl at heart, Amanda’s Texas roots go back generations. Amanda and her husband Kris are long-time Houstonians and enjoy family life with their two children.