Amanda M. Leftwich is currently the Student Success Librarian at Montgomery County Community College. Leftwich has a Master of Science in Library Science from Clarion University of Pennsylvania. Her work focuses on utilizing mindfulness and self-care to help navigate microaggressions, prevent burnout, and find community within the library profession. She is the founder of mindfulinlis, virtual communities on Instagram and Twitter dedicated to mindfulness in librarianship. She is a co-creator of LibVoices, a podcast that shares stories of librarians of color.