Amanda Peterson

How would you describe yourself?

Empathetic, open-minded, and driven. I consider myself to be a dependable friend and kind person to everyone I meet.

What interests you about your role and Eliot Partnership? 

Eliot Partnership’s commitment to DEI and the inclusive environment they foster. I am proud to be part of a team that not only exhibits this, but also emphasizes it in the marketplace.

What are your passions/hobbies?

In my spare time, I love hiking and trying new workout classes. I have also enjoyed volunteering in my community from an early age, specifically working with the homeless population.

What did you want to be when you were younger?

A flight attendant. The idea of getting to travel around the world and meet new people every day was very exciting.

What is your biggest asset?

My passion for helping others! It influences the way I connect with people and build relationships, and contributes to both my community and professional endeavors.

Amanda joined Eliot Partnership in 2023.

She began her career in executive search in 2019 as an Analyst and Practice Coordinator supporting the Industrial Technology practice at RSR Partners. Her recruiting efforts focused on search mandates for C-Suite positions across a broad range of clients from start-ups to Fortune 50 enterprises in the full array of industrial and manufacturing markets. Prior to joining RSR Partners, Amanda participated in an AmeriCorps program in the Midwest U.S., teaching remedial and enrichment educational programs in the Chicago Public Schools system.

Amanda received her Bachelor of Science degree in Mass Communications from Eastern Connecticut State University.

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