Amania Drane, TiBA Director of Engagement, is retired from State Farm Insurance where she served as Human Resources Business Partner. Her life aspiration is continuous growth through missional service and learning. Ms. Drane has a Master of Science in Management & Organizational Behavior from Benedictine University (Lisle, IL) and completed two years at Garrett Evangelical Theological Seminary in the Master of Arts in Spiritual Formation & Direction.
Ms. Drane also serves on several boards and faith-based leadership roles including Board President of AALR, Benedictine University’s President’s Planning Advisory Council member, leader of Friendship United Methodist Church’s Prayer Team, Membership Co Chair of the National Latino Education Institute’s Business Advisory Council, and other leadership roles. She currently works as the Project Manager for Strategic Initiatives for the Northern Illinois Conference of the United Methodist Church.