Meet Amanda CovingtonChief Corporate Affairs Officer, Larry H. Miller Management Corporation
Amanda Covington has more than 20 years of experience leading corporate communications and government relations strategies impacting financial communications, crisis communications, domestic and international media/public relations, corporate branding and advertising, digital media, employee relations, public policy and legislation, industry associations, and community relations. She is the Chief Corporate Affairs Officer for the Larry H. Miller (LHM) Group of Companies.
Before joining LHM, she was the senior vice president of Communications and Government Relations for Vista Outdoor Inc. Prior to Vista Outdoor, Covington served as vice president, Corporate Communications, for ATK, an aerospace, defense, and commercial products company. Before joining ATK, she was the assistant commissioner for Public Affairs at the Utah System of Higher Education. While there, she led communications and legislative relations strategies for the State Board of Regents. She also served as the deputy for Communications and spokesperson for Utah Governor Olene S. Walker and the director of Communications for the Utah Department of Transportation. She has a background in broadcast journalism, working for Utah’s NBC and ABC affiliates.
Covington is a trustee for Weber State University, serves as an executive board member for the Utah Women’s Leadership Institute and is a board member for the World Trade Center Utah.
She earned an Honors bachelor’s degree in Mass Communications and a Master of Public Administration from the University of Utah. Covington enjoys spending her free time wake boarding, snow skiing and traveling with her husband and two sons.