Andrea was raised in southern West Virginia and earned a BS in Psychology from Virginia Tech and a Master’s in Counseling from Radford University. Prior to joining the Signal Vine team, Andrea spent the majority of her professional career in Higher Education Administration, holding roles in student recruitment, academic advising, and teaching at Virginia Tech and most recently American University. She is passionate about equitable access to education and is excited to make a positive impact for students!
In her spare time, Andrea loves to be a local tourist; exploring monuments, museums, exhibitions, shows, and everything that DC has to offer! Andrea is also an avid sports fan – you can find her cheering on all the local DC teams and, of course, the Virginia Tech Hokies!