Meet Our Team
Amanda Hodges – Executive Director
Results oriented communications and marketing leader passionate about doing work that matters, Amanda is a Caswell County native raised on a tobacco farm in the Locust Hill community. Having lived out west for over 20 years and now living back on the farm, she is enthusiastic about discovering creative ways to market the agriculture-based businesses of Caswell. Assisting small businesses, farms, solopreneurs/makers and other rural entrepreneurs create a digital presence and market their offerings successfully has ignited a newfound passion in Amanda.
The experienced gained from her career with an international advertising agency, Amanda is well versed in building business brands and helping companies reach growth goals. Her ability to build strong relationships with stakeholders, customers, colleagues, and community partners positions her well in this role at the Chamber. As a graduate of East Carolina University and the NC Rural Center's Rural Economic Development Institute, Amanda also serves the agriculture community as a State Advisory Council member at NCSU Cooperative Extension.