Andrea is a pathfinder and a curious renegade for family stability. She passionately explores ways to empower women and children through education. Andrea has successfully overcome many travails of her own including homelessness, being raised in a home of alcoholism and domestic violence, and being the spouse of one with addiction issues. Despite these experiences, she intentionally and purposefully raised her two children, while improving herself professionally and ensuring she was competitive in the workforce. Andrea purposed that her children would not become cy
Andrea serves as a voice for the unheard. Andrea is a licensed clinical social worker and a life coach who seeks to massage away lingering hurt and encourage individuals to narrate their stories differently; she is also an inspirational and motivational speaker. She is a clinical social worker, life coach, an inspirational and motivational speaker. Andrea develops curriculum for workshops that she facilitates. These workshops guide participants through the process of self-discovery, self-awareness and yoking newly-acquired knowledge to empower them to live their lives with and on purpose. She has also written a 12-week curriculum used by The Links, Inc. and the Performance Learning Center, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, to develop positive self-esteem in adolescent girls.
Andrea served our country as an active duty service member in the United States Army. She received a Bachelor of Science degree from Methodist College in Fayetteville, NC, and earned her Master’s in Social Work from the University of South Carolina, Columbia. Having completed her PhD course work, Andrea is currently working on her dissertation entitled, “The Impact of Sexual Trauma on Professional African American Women.”
Andrea is a veteran, a clinical social worker, and an advocate for women. In addition to working as a crisis counselor for the National Counseling Group, Andrea is currently launching a coaching firm and a private practice counseling firm, The Art of I’mperfection.
Andrea is organic, infectious, raw and transparent. When you talk with her, you leave feeling full, the feeling you have after a nice meal with family and friends.
• Childhood Sexual Abuse
• College Motivational and College Success
• Discovering Your Passion
• Domestic Violence
• Mental Health
• Sexual Trauma
• Single Parent
• Social Work
• Women in Society
• Women's Empowerment
.....tonight I had an intentional conversation with my female love seed about domestic violence (DV).....I have ALWAYS commun...
A moment of sadness She and her God have paved the way through life in a society that is dominated first by the opposite sex ...