Andrea has extensive experience in public relations and communication as it relates to higher education and has strengths in strategic communication planning, key messaging, knowledge translation, media relations and branding.
Prior to joining Mohawk, she spent eight years at Brock University’s Goodman School of Business working in MBA recruitment, marketing, communications and media relations. During her time at Goodman, she was responsible for developing and communicating messaging that specifically relates to innovation, entrepreneurship and community connections. She also played a key role in the rebranding and launch of the newly named School of Business.
A native of Montreal, Andrea earned her Bachelor of Arts in English Literature at McGill University. She holds a Master of Arts in Higher and Post-Secondary Administration from Columbia University, New York City, NY and a Certificate in Corporate Communications from Humber College.
Andrea lives in the Niagara Region and has volunteered with local community organizations including the Pelham Municipal Heritage, Port Cares and the Learning Disabilities Association of Niagara.