Andrea attended the University of Wisconsin in Madison following a year in Germany after completing high school. Post college, she embarked on a career as a flight attendant with Pan American Airways. After getting married, she worked for Kelly Services in Los Angeles until relocating with her husband to Northern California.
Andrea has spent time in the restaurant industry, but her primary focus has been in trust management. Before she and her husband moved to Napa in 1994, she dedicated her time as a volunteer at the Sacramento Children's Home, where she worked at Los Ninos Restaurant on their campus. Additionally, she had the privilege of serving on the Board of the Los Ninos Service League, which oversaw the operations of the restaurant.
Andrea joined the Board of Directors of Molly’s Angels in 2016. Andrea is an advocate of nonprofit management best practices and has brought a strong governance voice to the organization. She currently serves as Chair of the Board and is proud to lead the organization as it continues to grow its mission.