Amanda Pate, MA
Lead Navigator, Literacy
Amanda Pate serves as the Lead Navigator for Literacy at the Lastinger Center for Learning. In her role, Amanda provides training and ongoing support to the Literacy Matrix course navigators and Literacy Matrix participants. Before joining the Lastinger team, Amanda was a 5th grade reading teacher for more than ten years.
Amanda holds a Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education and a Master of Arts in Educational Leadership, both from the University of North Florida. She is currently pursuing her doctoral degree at the University of Florida and plans to graduate in August 2022.