Disability Access Advisor
Academic Support and Access Center
BA in Hearing and Speech Science, UMD College Park
MS in Special Education, The Johns Hopkins University
Amanda Kleinman joined American University in July of 2018. Amanda had previously been a K-12 special education resource teacher (1998-2010). In 2010, Amanda founded the office of Disability Support at the Corcoran College of Art and Design. When the Corcoran College of Art and Design merged with George Washington University, Amanda became the academic advisor for the Corcoran BFA students from 2014 - 2018. Amanda's hobbies include live music performance and large format film photography. Amanda enjoys empowering college students to develop independence, and achieve their personal and academic goals.