Andrea is a fourteen-year theatre arts director and educator. She has been involved in the performing arts world for the past thirty plus years directing, teaching, acting, singing, dancing, painting, and creating original works of performance art. Over her educational career, Andrea has guided countless students to audition for and obtain acceptance to BA and BFA programs at some of the top know theatre colleges. Many of her students have won individual accolades and her casts have done extremely well in competitions. Andrea earned her Bachelor of Art & Performance from the University of Texas at Dallas and her Associates from Collin College. In her early career, Andrea performed with various professional companies and won multiple individual acting awards. Andrea loves traveling, exploring museums, finding new restaurants, spending time with her family, and delving into her creativity. Andrea’s greatest production to date is her beautiful daughter. She is beyond excited to be a part of the Junior Players team. One of her fondest high school performance memories was stepping on the stage at Samuell Grand as a member of Junior Players back in 1999. She is thrilled for the opportunity to bring theatre arts to the youth of Dallas!