Andrea uses her 8+ yrs of business to business experience in Advertising/Marketing & Sales/Sponsorship industries, as well as 16+ yrs as an Educator teaching courses in Financial Literacy/Math & Professional Business/Communications, to advocate the importance of financial literacy and financial education. She believes her purpose is to use her passion, financial knowledge and designated licenses to educate, most importantly - EMPOWER her clients & community in efforts to assist in securing their personal and family financial legacies. Andrea holds a doctorate degree in Education Leadership & Policy from California State University, Long Beach, a Master’s degree from Howard University, a Bachelor’s degree from University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV), FINRA Securities Series 6, 63, & Life/Health Licenses. Additionally, she is a former NCAA Div. I Track & Field Student-Athlete, as well as Track & Field Coach and currently teaches higher education courses in the DFW metro area.