Andrea was born and raised in California. She has earned a Bachelor's Degree in Business Management in 2005 a MBA in 2006, and Master’s Degree in Management and Public Administration in 2009 from the University of Phoenix. She is also a licensed Clinical Christian Counselor.
Andrea has has been working with the Department of Defense since 1995 as a Contracting Specialist/Officer. She also served as a volunteer in Guam as the Administration Officer for a non-profit organization. Her responsibilities included overseeing strategic planning processes and Christian counseling in where she counseled many women and lead them out of drug and alcohol addiction; in order to prepare them for a functional life outside of recovery.
Her husband has since retired. As newly empty nesters with two fur-babies, she wanted to see her husbands dream take root to live his legacy. They took a risk and opened up Trident Adventures in Ko Olina in 2018. Her passion and platform is small business to rebuild what has been taken during this pandemic to give small business resources and tools to rebuild to live and leave their legacy to generations to come.