A writer, strategist, and mental health and wellness advocate from the San Francisco Bay Area, Amanda Gelender is the Founder and CEO of Medusa Global and a Partner at Vaya Consulting, Silicon Valley’s leading diversity, inclusion, and culture consulting firm. She has 15+ years of experience running social impact programs and building thriving, impactful organizations and teams.
Amanda previously worked with GitHub, the Kapor Center for Social Impact, the ACLU of Northern California, and New Global Citizens. She graduated from Stanford University with honors and received a Fulbright Scholarship.
Through Medusa, Amanda and her team provide a range of services to clients including keynotes, culture consulting for companies, workplace mental health services, and legal psychedelic experiences for executives and individuals looking to accelerate their personal and professional growth.