Urban Education Staff

Amanda Pennington, Urban Education Coordinator



Amanda Pennington, Urban Education Coordinator at St. Francis Center, has been working with and volunteering in the homeless community in Denver for many years. Prior to moving to Denver 17 years ago, Amanda taught English to Czech high school students in Prague, Czech Republic for two years and then worked in disaster relief for 10 years with World Vision International, serving marginalized communities around the world. Amanda worked at Mile High WorkShop, job training and coaching people transitioning out of homelessness, prison and addiction, before joining St. Francis Center in 2018.