Amanda Burghart is the assistant to Associate Dean Jim Mielke. She also provides support to the School of the Arts (SOTA) by assisting the Student and Faculty Advisory Boards, processing student travel fund and grant proposals, and planning the ceremony for graduating SOTA students in the spring. She is the contact person in the College Dean's office for matters relating to the departmental external review process.
Amanda earned her bachelor’s degree in business administration from Baker University. Before she came to work at KU, she was the reception supervisor for the Department of Social and Rehabilitation Services and worked as a Coordinator for a local government contractor, Vangent, Inc.