Chief of Staff

Andrea joined DCPCA in 2018. As Chief of Staff, she is responsible for projects involving cross-department collaboration on development, planning, and evaluation. Andrea’s experience in nonprofit financial and operations management spans over twenty years. Prior to joining DCPCA she served as a founding manager of two nonprofit children’s services start ups; as a business operations director for an affordable housing organization; as an operations director for a charter school management organization; and as a program officer and manager with several private foundations including the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Blue Ridge Foundation New York, and the Morino Institute. Andrea was awarded an Echoing Green Foundation Social Entrepreneurship Fellowship. She earned a MBA at The George Washington University School of Business. She has a B.A. in Political Science from Yale University. She serves on the national organizing committee for Yale Women, a network of Yale University alumnae.