Andrea is an Academic Advisor for the Premajor Studies Program and also serves as Advising Services Coordinator on campus. Andrea received a BA in Art from UC Santa Barbara and a Master's in Student Development Administration from Seattle University. Prior to working in advising, Andrea worked in the Library and Learning Commons at SU, as well as at UCLA, and UC Santa Barbara. Andrea's interest in this field is largely based on her own experiences in undergrad as a queer, Chicana, first-generation student. She continuously works to support students in their discernment, development, and success at the university level and in their careers beyond SU.