Amanda Gierling is a Chartered Professional Accountant, who has spent the last seven years working at Travelers Canada, a leading property and casualty insurer. Before joining Travelers, Amanda spent four years at Ernst & Young LLP while studying for her accounting designation, where she gained extensive experience serving clients in the not-for-profit sector. Amanda brings invaluable financial expertise to support Ghost Bear Institute and the growth of Nature Labs.
As a mother, Amanda understands the need for a modern curriculum that takes advantage of current technologies and fosters a respect for nature in a way that is fun and relatable for the next generation of students.
Amanda earned her undergraduate degree in management and organizational studies from Western University in London, Ontario.
She currently lives in Toronto with her family.