Andrea is a graduate of Carnegie Mellon University where she received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree with an emphasis in Theatrical Production. For the past 15 years, she has been working in and around the design and creative worlds, supporting the design and build process from the initial concepts, through budgeting and bidding, all the way to production, installation, buildout and turnover.
For 10+ years, Andrea wore many hats at I. Weiss, a theatrical rigging drapery contractor in the NYC area. Her most recent role was as the Head of the Installation department and project manager, overseeing hundreds of projects centered around new construction and renovation of theatrical spaces across the country and here in New York.
More recently, Andrea has worked in a freelance capacity as an Associate Director of Project Management with Digitas on a new retail concept store, as a Senior Project Manager for SET Creative, an Experiential Design and Marketing Firm, and as an Account Manager with Creative Realities, focused on bringing technology into the retail shopping experience.