As Vice President of Stewardship, Andrea brings over 18 years of private sector and non-profit experience in team development and strategic planning relating to business development. Her areas of expertise include stewardship promotion and education, capital and annual fundraising, offertory increase, donor relations and lead gift management, and pledge/payment processes and technology.
Before joining The Catholic Foundation, Andrea served as the Director of Development and Planning for the Diocese of Columbus, where she similarly directed and managed the Bishop’s Annual Appeal, hosted the Bishops’ Golf Classic, and conducted feasibility studies for diocesan parishes preparing for major capital campaigns and fund drives.
A Columbus native, Andrea is a Dominican Sister of Peace Associate (OPA) and an active parishioner of St. Dominic Roman Catholic Church. She is a spiritual director who works with the faithful one-on-one and in private retreat settings. Andrea enjoys volunteering her time and talent to Dominican Sisters, St. Dominic Church, and National Association of Black Catholic Administrators. She has lived in multiple countries and greatly appreciates the beautiful diversity of the Global Catholic Church.