Chief Executive Officer
Amanda Misiko Andere has spent over fifteen years working in the nonprofit and public sector as a leader committed to racial justice and housing affordability through advocacy for systemic change. Prior to joining Funders Together to End Homelessness as their CEO, she served as the CEO of Wider Opportunities for Women, a national advocacy organization. Currently, she serves as a board member of the United Philanthropy Forum and is a member of the leadership team for the National Racial Equity Working Group on Homelessness and Housing. As the former Co-Chair of A Way Home America she also serves as an advisor to their work of ending youth and young adult homelessness rooted in racial equity.
Previously she served as an adjunct professor at George Mason University teaching Nonprofit Management, Executive Director of FACETS, and Vice President of Cornerstones; who have similar missions of preventing and ending homelessness and breaking the cycle of poverty.