Andrea started her Information Technology career after returning home from the University of Mississippi. She has been with the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office Information Services Division since 2007. Andrea is a certified Government Chief Information Officer (CGCIO) and currently a member of Women in Technology International (WITI).
Andrea is the daughter of a U.S. Naval veteran, born on the Pensacola Navy Base. With her father’s various assignments and moving frequently across the south and eastern coast, she grew a fondness for traveling at an early age. Outside of her travel and technology passions, Andrea is very passionate about animals, the Tampa Bay Bucs!, our youth and the men & women who serve our communities and our Nation.
Andrea has served and/or is actively serving in various volunteer, coach and mentoring roles for local pet rescues, veteran and youth rec programs including Year Up Tampa Bay, 3DE/Junior Achievement, Metropolitan Ministries, Boys & Girls Club, Sheriff’s Youth Ranch. She joined Hook in 2021 with a mission to expand the organization's reach to help service the men and women of our communities who sacrifice every day.