Andrea is from Half Moon Bay where she attended Hatch Elementary, Cunha Intermediate, and Half Moon Bay High School. She is a recent graduate of San Francisco State University with a B.S. in Cell and Molecular Biology and MN in computer Applications. Andrea has passion for community empowerment; she plans to pursue a degree in medicine to better equip underserved communities and ensure access to quality care, and has mentored high school students through the SF BUILD partnership. In her free time, Andrea enjoys going to the beach, practicing yoga, baking and reading.