Amanda Alvich is a New York Emmy winner and a two-time Daytime Emmy-nominated comedy writer, filmmaker, producer, and video editor who resides in Brooklyn, New York. She received her Master’s in Directing at the School of Visual Arts in 2017, where she directed her first short film, “OUT.” Amanda has worked at BuzzFeed as a producer for their Facebook Watch show “Did You See This?” and as a video editor for their Twitter show “The Buzz.” Previously she worked at NBCUniversal, where she produced and edited various shows, including “George To The Rescue,” “Talk Stoop,” and “Open House with Sara Gore.” She was also a finalist for the 2018 Coca-Cola Regal Films competition. Amanda wrote, directed, and edited a 30-second spot that was screened across Regal Cinemas nationwide. Currently, Amanda works at Paramount as a producer and editor for their Creative & Strategy division. In her free time, Amanda enjoys taking naps, yelling at the pigeon who has been building a nest outside her window, and performing stand-up. Amanda recently became a semi-finalist in the 2021 New York Queer Comedy Festival.