Moving the Chain Spotlight #5: Amanda B. Johnson

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Moving the Chain is an ongoing series from Blockchain WTF that shines a spotlight on folks who are making an impact in the world of blockchain technology and cryptocurrency


Amanda B. Johnson is a leading advocate of Dash, which is a cryptocurrency similar to bitcoin, that offers some additional capabilities. Johnson has become the face of Dash and is frequently featured in their YouTube videos.

Prior to becoming a spokesperson for the popular cryptocurrency, she was writer for Cointelegraph, Bitcoin Magazine, as well as other blockchain-related news outlets. While there are many experts out there talking about cryptocurrency, Johnson has a unique ability to explain it in a way that ordinary people can understand, and this makes her such a valuable asset to the blockchain community.


“Holy sh**t! Is this competitive money? Is this the beginning of a market for different kinds of currency?”

Fun Facts:

Prior to her involvement with Dash, Johnson had her own YouTube series called The Daily Decrypt. The program was a daily news show that focused on cryptocurrency, while inviting viewers to become “early adopters of the future.”

Check out other people making big waves in helping progress these incredible technologies in our series Moving the Chain.