Amanda Kristinat - Mentor
As VP of Operations and Finance at Moonshot at NACET and a founder of multiple nonprofit organizations, Amanda is an award-winning, highly respected expert in nonprofit leadership in Arizona and beyond. With more than 20 years of experience, Amanda has an impeccable reputation of excellence, increasing revenue and community awareness, and serving others and organizations to help elevate their success. In addition, she is an adjunct professor at Northern Arizona University's W.A. Franke College of Business teaching nonprofit leadership to the next generation of change makers.
Mechanical Engineer with over 20 years experience in product design. Worked with/managed large and small teams to integrate technology and industrial design into successful products.
Direct experience with start-ups, bringing a product to market, revamping a product and implementing industrial design ideas.
Helped develop medical devices, hand-helds, consumer electronics/appliances, outdoor sporting equipment, computers, electric generators, industrial products, home improvement products and computer peripherals.
Specialties: Project management, product design from idea to production, design in plastic, sheet metal, castings, integration of mechanisms, electronics and software; high-level CAD, solid modeling (ProEngineer surfacing, large assemblies, SolidWorks)