Amanda Lucidon Interview

‘Chasing Light’: Becoming the Person You Know You Can Be
featuring Amanda Lucidon

Amanda Lucidon and Amy Boyle

You lose your job. You move to a new city. You’re an introvert.

How do you go about finding work you love? And end up finding the job of a lifetime and traveling the world?

Our guest expert today, Amanda Lucidon, did just that! In this exciting interview, she shares the step-by-step actions she took to go from no job to the best job.

Amanda, the author of ChasingLight: Michelle Obama Through the Lens of a White House Photographer, wound up at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, assigned to the First Lady as the only female White House photographer at the time.

In this interview, you’ll learn:

  • How this daughter among 10 siblings foundher gift and talent amid the chaos
  • What it’s like to work in the White House
  • Amanda’s genius idea for how to connect with professional photographers while supporting emerging photographers.
  • Her self-care tips under stress…and so much more!

Thank you to one of our own amazing photographers, Amy Boyle of Chicago (pictured above, on the left, with Amanda), for her powerful insights in the After Interview.