Amanda Alvarado

Digital Content Producer at iHeartMedia

Atlanta, GA

Amanda Alvarado

Digital Content Producer for iHeartMedia, content creator, and freelance social media specialist and podcast producer. First-generation college graduate and media junkie with experience in digital content, social media, Adobe Creative Cloud, and podcasts.
Former senior editor at Her Campus Georgia State, former Vice President of Communications for the Gamma Sigma chapter of Alpha Omicron Pi, and past intern for The Bert Show, Cumulus Media, and The Adam Bomb Show.


Updated Portfolio

Welcome to my new and updated portfolio.

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Articles written for 96.5 The Bull & iHeartMedia
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Astros Force Seventh Game Against Yankees

Sports game article

Not Everyone Is Happy About Georgia State Acquiring Turner Field

Package on Georgia State's acquiring of Turner Field and protests revolving around the purchase

Garland Smith: Scared Straight to Military Man

Garland Smith tells his story of how he a program, similar to the Scared Straight Program changed his life forever.

Amanda Alvarado: Interviews

The Atlanta Beltline is a combination of rail, trail, greenspace, housing, and art. The Beltline is transforming the city and when it is finished, will connect 45 Atlanta neighborhoods and stimulate economic growth and sustainability in Atlanta. On the Beltline you will find a variety of people, both residents and tourists, who utilize the Beltline for a variety of purposes.
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The 2016 Music Midtown Line Up Has Been Announced!

Music Midtown is back with a lineup that will keep you entertained for the entire weekend! Headliners for Music Midtown include The Killers, Twenty One Pilots, Beck, and Deadmau5. Other acts include The Lumineers, G-Eazy, Alabama Shakes, Collegrove (Lil Wayne and 2 Chainz), Kesha, Band of Horses, Big Boi, Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, Chvrches, James Bay, DJ Mustard, Leon Bridges, DNCE, Melanie Martinez, Raury, Daya, St.

Atlanta Will Host The Super Bowl!

Atlanta will be the host of Super Bowl LIII in 2019, which will be played at the new Mercedes-Benz stadium. This will be the third Super Bowl hosted by Atlanta. The Super Bowl bid video, titled “Atlanta Transformed,” highlighted the new stadium and its close proximity to downtown attractions that were not here the last time the Super Bowl was played here at the Georgia Dome.

The Friday Five with Amanda

Check out the playlist "The Friday Five with Amanda" for each episode of the series I created for 96.5 The Bull.
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Two Found Dead, Several Jumping To Safety After Apartment Fire Breaks Out

Writing sample from ABC 15

Are Minorities More Likely To Be Stopped By Police?

An issue piece on racial profiling by Amanda Alvarado

Her Campus Articles by Amanda Alvarado

Articles written by Amanda Alvarado
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Amanda Alvarado

Amanda Alvarado is a digital content producer and programming assistant for iHeartMedia. She is also a blogger, freelance social media specialist and podcast producer, and first-generation college graduate with degrees in journalism and film media from Georgia State University.
Alvarado served as senior editor, social media coordinator, and staff writer for Her Campus Georgia State (an online magazine for college women), Vice President of Communications for the Gamma Sigma chapter of Alpha Omicron Pi, and a production assistant for Sports Update on GSUTV.
She has interned with The Bert Show (a nationally-syndicated morning radio show), The Adam Bomb Show and Q100.
Alvarado has experience in writing (hard and soft news, feature, leads/ledes), social media content and management, digital content, radio, on-air broadcasts, promotions, branding, public relations, and studio operations.
Alvarado also works as a freelance social media specialist and runs a lifestyle blog that she started in 2015.



  • analytics
  • hootesuite
  • adobe audition
  • videography
  • article writing
  • news media
  • article editing
  • on-air radio breaks
  • social media
  • mac
  • pc
  • adobe premiere
  • broadcast media
  • news research
  • news production
  • television production
  • acting
  • video editing
  • audio editing
  • audio recording
  • interviewing
  • indesign
  • blogging
  • feature writing
  • leads/ledes
  • social media
  • microsoft