Amanda Kohn joined the J-PAL team in 2014 as a Senior Multimedia and Graphic Design Associate. At J-PAL, Amanda works within the Policy Group to provide organization-wide design work and multimedia management.
Prior to J-PAL, she earned a BFA in graphic design and photography, and has worked as a graphic/web designer, multimedia director, photographer, and author in both the educational and non-profit sectors. She has written over 40 articles on topics in adolescent health care and has published medical illustrations in the Oxford Journal of Health and Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology. Ms. Kohn has also designed internationally recognized health media campaigns on polycystic ovarian syndrome (global), and malaria prevention (western Kenya).
Amanda feels passionately about the role creatives play in facilitating social change, and is devoted to promoting evidence-informed policy through design.