B.A. in Economics and Public Policy with a Marketing and Management Certificate, Duke University. After one year as a corporate account marketer, Andrea began her career in education. She has just completed her sixth year as a teacher at Martin Luther King, Jr. High School in Lithonia, GA. During her teaching tenure she taught 9th grade geometry (general and advanced), 9th grade integrated math I (general and accelerated), 12th grade economics, and AP psychology. Next year, she will be working as a program director with Teach for America in Atlanta, GA. Andrea aspires to use her experience as a classroom teacher, the expertise that she will gain in her new role and her SPA education to pursue school administration and leadership in the metro Atlanta area.