Amanda Odell (they/them) is an AmeriCorps Volunteer serving as the NatureHoods Coordinator through Notre Dame Mission Volunteers of Bend for the 2020-2021 school year. They grew up in Northern California and received their B.S. from Pacific University in Forest Grove, Oregon. They’ve spent the last couple of years moving around the country and connecting with natural spaces – from the Tetons in Jackson, Wyoming to the Boundary Waters in Northern Minnesota. Amanda served as an AmeriCorps Member this past summer with Teton Science School, working with local nonprofits in Jackson, Wyoming.