Amanda B. RosenblumDirector of Postsecondary Innovation

Amanda B. Rosenblum serves as JobsFirstNYC’s first Director of Postsecondary Innovation. She plays an instrumental role in leading the Transfer 2 Career Collaborative (T2C) in partnership with New Visions for Public Schools. This pilot demonstration project is focused on reimagining the school to career transition for over-age, under-credited students by building partnerships between Transfer High Schools and workforce development organizations to build structural pathways to postsecondary opportunities. Prior to joining our team, Amanda served as Associate Director, Programs and Partnerships at Student Leadership Network, working with The Young Women’s Leadership Schools. Amanda has a B.A. from Dartmouth College and a Master’s in Liberal Studies, Urban Education from the CUNY Graduate Center. She founded Trans Bodies, Trans Selves, Inc. and serves on the boards of several nonprofits in the fields of community engagement and youth development.