Andrea graduated from St. Michael’s College where she double majored in Psychology and English. A four-year varsity swimmer at St. Mike’s, Andrea served as captain of the team her senior year, studied abroad in Barcelona Spain in 2011, and spent her senior year in a practicum at Winooski Middle School where she worked with a combined class of 6-8th graders who had emotional and learning challenges.
Andrea joined the Nativity Worcester teaching fellowship in 2013, and taught on the 6th grade team and was the PTA Liaison. She also coached basketball, track and cross country. During her fellowship, she completed her M.A.T. with a focus in Urban Education from Clark University. Through the program she earned a teaching license in English (5-12). After completing her fellowship, Andrea taught 5th grade ELA and was the Faculty Advisor for the Student Council at Seven Hills Charter Public School. In 2016, Andrea became the 6th Grade Lead Teacher at Nativity School of Worcester. She served as the Athletics Director and After School Coordinator, and Family Engagement Coordinator. Andrea became Nativity Worcester’s Principal and earned her Masters in Educational Leadership and Policy from Boston College at the beginning of the 2022-2023 school year.