Andrea is a storyteller and brand whisperer with over 15 years of experience in design, branding, writing, and entrepreneurship. She is dedicated to making the world a more beautiful, compassionate place, and helping progressive people maximise their impact.
As a mentor she specialises on providing feedback and advice on:
- personal branding – as well as organisational branding
- online presence
- living authentically
- creative writing
- transforming complex concepts into easy-to-understand visuals and writing
- managing stress and a work-life balance
- parenting while pursuing your calling
- public speaking
- and non-profit leadership.
Andrea has launched several businesses over the years, including an eco-friendly children's clothing line with her children, a design firm, and a wine accessory brand.
Now the Brand Director for Out of the Binders Inc, she provides leadership to an organisation which advocates for women and gender-variant writers.
Andrea is a graduate of University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) with a Creative Non-fiction Writing Certificate, with distinction. She was a 2014/15 UCLA Writers' Program Scholar.
Her writing has appeared in RoleReboot.com, Winter Tangerine, Storia.me, ESME.com and others. She is also working on a memoir about her teen marriage and the search for identity.