Amanda B. Farley
Amanda Farley is an Implementation Associate at the National Implementation Research Network (NIRN) at Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. In her current role, Amanda provides technical assistance on implementation science best practices and coordination across a number of projects within child welfare, early childhood, and philanthropic settings. Amanda previously served as the Statewide Administrator for Child Welfare Supportive Housing Initiatives at the New Jersey Department of Children and Families, where she oversaw implementation of supportive housing programming for child welfare-involved families and engaged in grantmaking processes to ensure purchased services addressed the needs of children and families being served. Amanda graduated summa cum laude from the Pennsylvania State University, receiving bachelor’s degrees in Sociology and International Politics.