Amanda Licorish is the new Langston Hughes Performing Arts Institute Rental Coordinator. Amanda comes to ARTS with a strong background in youth development, building and program management. She was most recently the assistant recreation coordinator at Seattle Parks and Recreation for the Delridge and Alki Community Centers.
Amanda has a Recreation Administration Degree from the University of Idaho and has served on many committees and boards providing enriching programs to the Seattle community including Homestead Community Land Trust, Festival Sundiata and United Way of King County. In addition, Amanda is a passionate advocate for teens, especially surrounding issues of access and equity. She volunteers on her Sorority’s youth committee and enjoys being a mentor for others in her field. Amanda is happiest when she has had an adventure, is surprised with treats or anytime she is playing with her son Lawford.