President and CEO
Amanda Talty brings over 15 years of experience developing and implementing strategic programs designed to spark organizational growth and sustainability. Prior to her appointment as President and CEO on June 1, 2018, Amanda served the organization for two years spearheading development, marketing and chapter relations initiatives. She was responsible for the implementation and development of a fundraising program which attracted new industry partnerships and led to double digit year-over-year increases in revenues as well as improved ratings on GuideStar and Charity Navigator.
Amanda is honored to serve the organization as its President and CEO. “I am thrilled to continue and build upon our work to bring the Tourette Association of America, and Tourette Syndrome, out of the shadows and into the public consciousness.”
Prior to joining the Tourette Association of America, Amanda served as Senior Major Gift Officer at the American Red Cross on Long Island where she facilitated over $1 million in new revenue within the first year. Her development experience encompasses organizations big and small, public and private and she is passionate about bringing values to life through philanthropy. Amanda received her BA in Sociology and Communications from Hofstra University and her MPA from Baruch College.