About OUR SPEAKERS

Amanda Grimmond
The Smith Family

Amanda has been working in the early childhood sector for the last 20 years in a diverse cross section of services and in a variety of roles ranging from a casual to manager of services. She has a Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood) and is currently studying her Masters in Adult and Vocational education.

 

Amanda has been working for The Smith Family as a Let’s Count Coordinator/Facilitator in NSW/ACT for the last two years and holds the view that the most important part of her role is coordinating and facilitating quality evidence based professional development for early years’ professionals.

 

With strengths as a relationship builder and communicator, Amanda enjoys building genuine connections in a face-to-face and online setting. She is passionate about the early years’ sector and values the ongoing development of her own skills to ensure that all her dealings in the sector are authentic and productive.

 

Amanda will be presenting Let's Count - A Maths Workshop with Sarah Stevens on Day 2 of the conference.