Author / Activist / Speaker
Andrea received her master’s degree from Boston University in clinical social work and has spent the majority of her career working in higher education. Relating to her personal experience, she has been educating school faculty, students, administrators, parenting groups, mentors, and the general public about educator sexual misconduct for over ten years. She has participated in both local and national television shows, including the Montel Williams Show and Fox News Live.
Andrea is a key member of the speaker’s bureau for S.E.S.A.M.E., a national organization dedicated to preventing sexual exploitation, abuse, and harassment of students by teachers and school staff. She is also an instructor with the non-profit organization, KidSafe Foundation, whose mission is to prevent child sexual abuse, bullying and internet dangers by providing education programs to children, seminars to parents, workshops to teachers and counselors and trainings to all professionals working with children.
Andrea continues to invest time and energy ensuring schools can be safe environments for our children – free from harassment and abuse.