Amanda Spencer is a Global Financial Crimes professional in New York City. She has firsthand understandings of U.S. sanctions and embargoes, terrorist financing, and risk managment. Amanda is a geopolitical researcher, her studies specialize in emerging international security issues. Amanda is also the founder of Her Global Insights, a blogging platform striving to prepare and encourage young women to take on global leadership. Her work can be located at www.herglobalinsights.com.