Andrea earned an International Master of Business Administration from the Thunderbird School of Global Management in Phoenix, AZ and holds a Bachelor of Arts in Industrial Relations (Labor Economics) from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She has over 20 years of professional experience in various industries from Biotechnology, Aerospace, Automated Controls and Non-profit Advocacy 501c3 organizations focused on New Business Development, Mergers and Acquisitions, and Financial Planning and Analysis.
While living overseas, Andrea became involved in Non-profit work helping US citizens and their families abroad. She completed a Certificate in Financial Planning from the University of California, Los Angeles, where she became interested in cross-border planning for multi-cultural families. She is a Board member of the American Citizens Abroad Global Foundation, supporting education and research on issues affecting Americans abroad. Andrea has lived in 5 different countries since 1994 and is fluent in English, French, Spanish with a basic knowledge of Italian and German.