Amanda Taintor currently serves as the faculty coordinator of instructional design and distance education for Reedley College including the Madera and Oakhurst Centers. Amanda is also the student learning outcome coordinator and Open Education Resource Regional liaison with the ASCCC. Previously, Amanda taught as a full time child development instructor for 8 years at Reedley College. Amanda serves on the Reedley College academic senate, accreditation committee, strategic planning committee and district committees centered on technology in instruction. Before entering the world of higher education, Amanda worked in the world of early childhood as a teacher of infants and toddlers.