Amanda Good, CPA is the Business Planning & Budget Analyst for Bucknell University, and has been with University since April 2018. Her duties at Bucknell include assisting the Director of Budget's oversight of the University budget, helping budget managers with the creation and review of budgets, conducting various budget and Workday trainings, and assisting and supporting Bucknell's long-term forecasting plans. In addition, she has aided in the implementation of Bucknell's financial and HCM software (Workday) and budget software (Adaptive Insights). Her areas of interest include financial and non-financial analysis, budgeting and forecasting, and providing trainings.
Prior to Bucknell, Ms. Good worked as a senior accountant in the private sector of construction for two years. She also worked as an auditor for Baker Tilly (formerly ParenteBeard) for five years. During her time in public accounting she specialized in many industries, including higher education.
Ms. Good received her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Bridgewater College (of Virginia), with concentrations in accounting and finance. Currently, she is pursuing her MBA at West Chester University of PA. She is a CPA and a member of the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants.