Andrea is a journalist, freelance writer, producer, videographer/photographer and communications strategist. She is also the author of the children’s tree planting book: The Wish Trees and Summit’s Sock Garden, the rhyming picture book about giving and growing.
She has a Masters degree in journalism, has worked for CBC Newsworld and Newsworld International as well as various other news agencies, charities and a communications firm.
In 2011, she was awarded the national Canadian Camping Association Award of Excellence for her efforts to give children trees. Andrea is also an award-winning documentary producer, executive producer at Russell Hill Productions and Summerhill by the Sea Productions, the lyricist for the Shannon Robinson song My Persephone, a children’s charity founder and an all-round creative soul.