Amanda Banks joined the staff of Grace College & Seminary as director of public relations in the fall of 2015. Her responsibilities include media and government relations and managing a variety of communication for the institution. Prior to joining the team at Grace, Banks served in the Indiana Senate for the 2015 legislative session while her husband, Sen. Jim Banks, deployed to Afghanistan with the U.S. Navy. Previously, Banks worked as communications manager for the American Red Cross Indiana-Ohio Blood Services Region and as federal policy analyst for Focus on the Family. Amanda earned a Bachelor of Science in Public Affairs from Indiana University. She is active in the pro-life cause and serves as vice-president of Allen County Right to Life. Amanda, her husband and three young daughters reside in Columbia City, Indiana.
Contact Areas: Press Releases; Media Relations
Telephone: 574-372-5100, ext. 6125