As director of East Tennessee programs, Amanda Tillman oversees Youth Villages’ YVLifeSet, Intercept, adoption and foster care programs in East Tennessee. She joined Youth Villages in 2000 as a family counselor.
Tillman is an active member of the East Tennessee chapter of the Tennessee Alliance for Children and Families. Before joining Youth Villages, she worked at an East Tennessee residential treatment facility while earning her bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville. She also holds a master’s degree in organizational management from Tusculum College in Knoxville.