Andrea is a Nexus Global Youth Summit Outreach Ambassador, writer, and social impact investor who believes each of us should harness our gifts to find our best ways to give. A native of South Carolina, her parents modeled the importance of community involvement in both the Jewish and secular communities. She is also devoted to creating a safer and cleaner environment through reducing dependence on oil and serves on the board of SAFE, Securing America’s Future Energy. She is pursuing an M.F.A. at American University.