Amanda Derengowski

Lead Assigning Editor  |  international personal finance, mortgages, small business

Amanda is a longtime personal finance editor. She provides content-strategy and leadership support across NerdWallet's verticals. She previously led the international expansion content team (UK, Canada and Australia), and helped lead the mortgages and small-business teams before that. Prior to her time at NerdWallet, Amanda spent 10 years as a content and communications manager in the mortgages and real estate industry. Before that, she was a copy editor for the Contra Costa Times. She has a master’s degree in journalism and is a Dow Jones News Fund alum.

  • Education: B.A. in English from University of Colorado at Boulder, M.A. in journalism from University of Colorado at Boulder
  • Organizations: National Association of Hispanic Journalists
  • Previous experience: Senior managing editor at RE/MAX International, Copy editor, Contra Costa Times

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