Andrea works alongside the Paso del Norte Community Foundation (PdNCF) development team. She is responsible for a range of development activities including growing the assets of the Foundation, by cultivating partnerships with nonprofit organizations and current and future donors. She supports designated funds with reaching their philanthropic and development goals, and manages the Foundation's scholarship and grant opportunities. Moreover, Andrea spearheads the PdNCF's annual El Paso Giving Day and the annual Nonprofit Conference.
Born and raised in El Paso, Andrea attended The University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) receiving a Bachelor of Arts degree in Multimedia Journalism with a minor in Sociology. She is also currently working on a Master's in Public Administration from UTEP. When she is not working, Andrea is often found spending time with family and friends.