Amanda Auer is the Vice President of Development and works alongside our President & CEO, Larry Chapman, to execute and expand Seneca’s real estate development pipeline.
With 15 years of experience, Amanda has a deep technical and legal understanding of the real estate development process and plays a vital role on the most financially complex projects.
As a St. Louis native, Amanda started her real estate career by supporting a local neighborhood developer and quickly advanced as Lawrence Group’s Corporate Counsel from 2011-2020. Amanda assisted in the growth of Lawrence Group’s development division from five million-dollar developments to two hundred million-dollar developments. She also led the tax credit monetization service and has overseen the financing of tens of millions of dollars in historic tax credits, new markets tax credits, and brownfield tax credits.
Amanda is a licensed attorney and received a Corporate Counsel Award fromthe St. Louis Business Journal in 2018 and was also featured in Vanguard LawMagazine in 2016.
Amanda holds a Juris Doctorate from St. Louis University School of Law (2007) and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Missouri, Columbia (2003).
Amanda is a member of the Urban Land Institute and serves as a board member and participates on the tax credit working group for the Missouri Growth Association.