Meet the Team

Amanda Nelson

Fund Administration and Compliance Manager

Amanda Nelson joined the SDSU Foundation in August 2021 as the Fund Administration and Compliance Manager. Amanda grew up in Scottsdale, AZ, until she graduated high school and then moved back to her Midwest roots in Hendricks, MN. She attended SDSU, majoring in early childhood education. Amanda values connecting with people and being part of the Jackrabbit family. In her free time, you can find Amanda and her husband, Josh, and two kids, Kennedy and Westyn, cheering on their favorite sports teams.

“I love that SDSU feels like one big family. You could be anywhere in the world and before you know it, you’ll find a Jackrabbit.”

- Amanda Nelson