Andrea graduated from the University of Missouri-Kansas City with a B.A. in sociology and a minor in communication. From July 2014 to July 2015, she served as an AmeriCorps VISTA with RDA, working as our Active Living Coordinator. As a VISTA, Andrea coordinated youth sports, healthy events, and developed community partnerships to increase RDA’s capacity. Prior to joining RDA’s team, she worked with startups and nonprofits as a digital marketer. As the Communications and Program Coordinator, Andrea manages RDA’s marketing and communications, and coordinates community programs and events.