• California
  • Non-resident License: Illinois


  • Organization of Women in International Trade
  • International Trade and Marketing Advisory Board at the Fashion Institute of Technology State University of New York
  • National Customs Brokers and Freight Forwarders Association of America
  • International Compliance Professionals Association
  • Airforwarders Association
  • Long Island Import and Export Association
  • New York/New Jersey Freight Forwarders & Brokers Association
  • NCBFAA Educational Institute Marketing Committee
  • USCIB Customs and Trade Facilitation Committee
  • Trade Support Network

Amanda Barlow

Vice President, ATA Carnet


Last updated on October 4th, 2018

Amanda Barlow is the Vice President of ATA Carnet for Roanoke Insurance Group Inc. Ms. Barlow is responsible for the management of the ATA Carnet customer service operations, which consists of six customer service representative across the United States and the ATA Carnet application and issuing software. In addition, she is responsible for the growth, development marketing, and sales of the ATA Carnet product and all its related services nationwide. This includes managing and developing the ATA Carnet surety bond to meet the ever changing economic demands. In addition to the tailored coverages that Roanoke Trade offers to protect the specific and unique risks that ATA Carnet shipments are exposed to. Primarily the Lost Document Coverage and ATA Carnet Cargo Insurance programs. She is a licensed insurance broker in the state of California and holds a non-resident insurance brokers license in the state Illinois.

Ms. Barlow regularly presents on behalf of Roanoke for a wide variety of associations, department of commerce, and trade groups’ educational events, seminars and webinars. In addition, Ms. Barlow is tasked with training U.S. Customs and Border Protection on the accurate use and smooth processing of both U.S. and Foreign ATA Carnets.

Roanoke Trade is an appointed service provider for the U.S. Council for International Business (USCIB). USCIB is the US appointed ATA Carnet national guarantee organization by US Customs and Border Protection and the US Treasury.

Ms. Barlow authored and taught for several semesters the Export Promotion Marketing course for the international trade and marketing department at the State University of New York’s Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT-SUNY), where she has been an Adjunct professor since 2006. She also sits on FIT-SUNY’s Gemini Shippers Association’s Scholarship Committee, as well as their International Industry Advisory Board, which ensures that the curriculum is continually in line with industry advancements.

Ms. Barlow is a member of the National Customs Brokers and Freight Forwarders Association of America’s Educational Institute (NCBFAA-EI) Marketing Subcommittee, along with representing Roanoke and our clients in the Trade Support Network (TSN) and USCIB’s Customs and Trade Facilitation Committee. She served as the Secretary and Marketing Chair on the Organization of Women in International Trade (OWIT) New York chapter’s board of directors from 2009 until 2012, and is now an active member of the OWIT chapter in Orange County, CA.

Prior to joining Roanoke, Ms. Barlow was the Marketing Director in the Carnet and Trade Services Department of USCIB. She was responsible for the marketing, promotion and development of USCIB’s Trades Services. She joined USCIB in 2005 as an entry level ATA Carnet issuing representative, and moved very quickly into management. Before joining the USCIB, Ms. Barlow worked with ATA Carnets for a New York based Italian fashion house.

Roanoke Insurance Group enables global commerce by providing insurance, surety and risk management solutions for trade and transportation. Headquartered in Schaumburg, Illinois, Roanoke has sales, service and underwriting locations throughout the United States and a network of sister service companies in Asia and Europe. A part of Munich Re Specialty Group Ltd., a Lloyd’s of London Coverholder and a Managing General Agent for American Alternative Insurance Corporation (AAIC), Roanoke is equipped to meet client needs worldwide.