Racial Justice & Mindfulness Mentor, Author and Facilitator
Dr. Amanda Kemp is a Stanford University graduate and the creator of the H.E.A.R.T. System for Racial Justice and Mindful Living.
A Master Teacher, Dr. Kemp has helped over 25,000 individuals become more mindful of racial justice and our fundamental interconnectedness.
In addition to serving as a Visiting Scholar at Franklin & Marshall College, Dr. Amanda has worked with the Rev. Jesse Jackson, the Honorable Maxine Waters, the NAACP and the movement for a Free South Africa.
She has been featured on PBS, WITF, WGAL, LCTV, and is a frequent speaker at schools, colleges, and faith communities.
Her book Say the Wrong Thing: Stories and Strategies for Racial Justice and Authentic Community has been nominated for One Book One Community and has been featured on numerous podcasts and the Huffington Post.
Married to the violinist Michael Jamanis, Kemp co-parents five teens, a guinea pig and a chocolate lab named Jake.