Amanda Hawthorne (she/her) is the Inclusive Language Lead at Electronic Arts. Her background is in language and inclusion related to training and materials development. Amanda has nearly twenty years’ experience in the area of diversity, specializing in race and LGBT+ awareness. Currently based in Madrid, Amanda works full time in localization in the tech industry as well as volunteering with anti-racism organizations and being the founding Director of The Bechdel Film Club Madrid. She is also an award winning researcher and has contributed to publications including the book, “How To Write Inclusive Materials” by Tyson Seburn. As a seasoned conference speaker and media spokesperson, she welcomes the opportunity to participate in inclusive language events.