Andrea was born and raised in Dearborn, MI, attending Guardian Lutheran Church and School. She then moved out to Seward, NE where she attended Concordia University. She graduated in 2006 with her degree in Elementary Education. Andrea then went on to earn her master’s degree in Education as a Literacy Specialist with an ESL endorsement from Concordia, NE in 2009.
While in Nebraska, Andrea met and married her husband Joe. They moved back to Michigan and were married on September 9, 2009. They have been blessed with three children, Nathan, Michelle, and Micah.
Andrea enjoys officiating and playing volleyball, reading, and is the coordinator of Guardian’s MOPS (Mother’s of Pre-Schoolers) group.
Favorite bible verse- "be sure to fear the Lord and serve Him faithfully with all your heart; consider what great things He has done for you." (1 Samuel 12:24)