Andrea’s career in real estate began in 1986. She has been a top producer early on from her prior company to winning the Ruby Award from the New Orleans Board of Realtors million dollar club in 1988 and 1990 for the highest number of commercial transactions, and in 1989 she won the Diamond award for the highest total value of commercial transactions; in 1997, 1998 and 1999 she won the Commercial Investment Division Award for the largest single lease transaction of the year. In 1999 and 2008, she won the award for the largest total overall transaction in the office leasing category. In 2004, she was named one of CityBusiness’ Women of the Year and in 2009, she won the F. Poche Waguespack award for the highest volume in the industry of sales & leases. In 2015 she won the award for the largest office transaction in the office sale category.
Andrea joined Corporate Realty in March of 1990 and has been involved with every aspect of commercial real estate. She currently represents the leasing efforts in One Canal Place as well as other clients for their office and/or investment needs. She has represented the firm in over $178,901,640 of commercial transactions in the New Orleans area, working with clients like Phelps Dunbar, LLP, AT&T, Westway Corp., GNO, Inc., Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, GSA, Hewlett Packard, Schlumberger, Harrah’s Casino, Chevron, Progressive Insurance, Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream, Hancock Bank, Downtown Development District (New Orleans), State Farm, National Bank of Canada (PNCB), several GSA agencies, Cendant Corp, NOLA Media, Gameloft, Lucid, and CPX to name a few.
A native of West Hartford Connecticut, Andrea received a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from Newcomb College of Tulane University. She is a Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM), Past President of the Louisiana/ Mississippi CCIM Chapter, Past President of the Provost Council at Tulane University, Past President of the Newcomb College Alumni Association, Past President of the Louisiana Chapter of CREW (Commercial Real Estate for Women Network), Past Council Chair of the Louisiana Chapter of U.L.I, and past member of the Governance ULI Advisory Board; a member of the Woman’s Professional Council Board member, and a director of the commercial industrial division of NOMAR. Andrea is also a founding member of Franchise Growth Forum.
Andrea is licensed in the State of Louisiana.