Member Spotlight - Amanda Goodspeed Co-Chair Programs Committee

April 9, 2021
This week’s spotlight is on Amanda Goodspeed, Director of Business Development with Granger Construction.  Amanda is the Co-Chair for CREW Detroit Programs Committee.  With her commitment and leadership, the Programs Committee plans and coordinates various events throughout the year. These events are centered on topics that matter to the commercial real estate industry. The Programs Committee aims to provide provoking, relevant and helpful content to our members and CRE professionals at exciting venues throughout Metro Detroit.

Name the app you can’t live without. Why?
Music! (but also Maps…)

What character trait do you most admire?
Patience

Do you have any hidden talents?
Screenwriting

What is the best advice you have ever been given?
Being strong doesn’t mean you have to do it alone.

What was the biggest thing, business or personal, you accomplished this year? 
A deeper confidence that has allowed me to take more risks across my business and personal life. This brings me lots of excitement despite the challenges we have all been facing. The highlight reel includes new leadership opportunities, completing a short script and purchasing my first home! 

Who is your favorite Superhero? Why?
I love so many! Current top 3 are Wonder Woman, Thor and Captain America.

Is there a charitable cause you support? If so, what makes them so important to you?
Joyful Heart Foundation and Arts in the Armed Forces.

What is the most important thing we should know about you?
I believe that even the smallest acts of perseverance or inspiration can have massive, potentially life-changing impacts.