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Amanda Maynord

Amanda Maynord

Senior Advisor

Amanda Maynord is a native Nashvillian, former journalist and life-long hockey fan. She is passionate about hospital and health system operations with a strong focus on crisis, issues and change management communications. She also specializes in strategic outreach initiatives, media relations and online reputation management.

Maynord helps clients navigate complex health care issues ranging from high-profile M&A transactions to regulatory investigations to reputation-threatening medical, financial and environmental events. She approaches health care communication with strategy firmly rooted in her experience as a former hospital system spokesperson and brand storyteller.

Maynord joined Lovell Communications from Saint Thomas Health, one of the largest health care systems in Middle Tennessee and a division of Ascension Health. There she honed her crisis and issues management skills while serving as Communications Coordinator managing the systems in-house response team during the 2012 multi-state outbreak of fungal meningitis.

Maynord graduated from Middle Tennessee State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Mass Communications. She is a member of the Nashville Predators’ Loyal Legion.

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