Andrea designs and facilitates conversations that invite curiosity, discovery, learning, alignment building, and connection for greater equity. She draws on her fifteen years as a senior associate at IISC where she focused on building the capacity of teams, networks, communities, organizations, and foundations to collaboratively articulate and advance goals of sustainability and equity. Andrea’s work is informed by a commitment to ensuring that those most affected are involved in the decisions that impact their lives, which engaged her in community development, leadership development and community organizing prior to joining IISC. Born in Chile and a native Spanish speaker, Andrea designs, trains, consults and facilitates in both Spanish and English.
Andrea is also a Reiki Master and energy worker who shares her medicine in her community, in movement spaces, and anywhere it may serve.
Andrea holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Tufts University and a Master in City Planning from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. She enjoys dancing, walking, traveling, dabbling in jewelry-making, and sharing her home with family, friends, and community.