Hey, I'm Amanda!

Sacramento, California

Amanda Lipp is a documentary filmmaker and social entrepreneur working at the intersection of mental health, filmmaking, and philanthropy.

She is Director & Filmmaker of Lipp Studios having made over 50 short documentaries about mental health, psychosis, schizophrenia, suicide prevention, and recreation therapy.

Amanda serves on the board of the the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), the largest grassroots mental health nonprofit in the U.S. She also serves as a board advisor for Technology Adolescent Mental Wellness (TAM), a philanthropically funded research initiative hosted by the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Pediatrics.  

Film and speaking clients have included Columbia Psychiatry's OnTrackNY program, Sutter Health, University of Wisconsin, Princeton University, and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).

Amanda graduated from the University of California, Davis, with a B.S. in Human Development. Hobbies include rock climbing, mountain biking, scuba diving, and kickboxing

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