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Amanda Blair

Broadcaster and columnist
Amanda Blair

 Amanda Blair is a broadcaster, columnist and Board member of The Independent Gambling Authority. She has also previously been on the Social Inclusion Board and spent six years on the Board of the Adelaide Festival. Amanda won an MO Award for Best Live Show in Australia in 2003 and in 2011 she won the St Mary of the Cross MacKillop Award for outstanding contribution to the Media from Archbishop Philip Wilson. This year she was named by The Australian newspaper as one of the 5 most influential people in the media in South Australia. Her individual fundraising efforts have raised over 1 million dollars.

In June 2012 Amanda threw in the radio towel to spend more time with her kids and to concentrate on her great passion – competitive baking.