Andrea’s career in commercial real estate began in 1986, and she joined Corporate Realty in March of 1999. During these years she has leased and sold various commercial properties, including industrial, office, retail, and investment. She represents office leasing efforts in One Canal Place, Riverside Park, and The Beach at UNO.
She has represented Corporate Realty in more than $290,000,000 of commercial transactions, working with clients like Phelps Dunbar, LLP; AT&T; EDF Mann; GNO, Inc.; Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta; Hewlett Packard; Schlumberger; Caesars Casino; Chevron; Progressive Insurance; Hancock Bank; Downtown Development District (New Orleans); State Farm; Livingston; several GSA agencies; Cendant Corp; Lucid; CPX; LSU Health Foundation; and Ochsner.
She has been a top producer, winning multiple awards. Andrea won 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 Producer award for the highest total value of commercial transactions. In 1997, 1998, and 1999 she won the Commercial Investment Division’s award for the largest single lease transaction of the year. In 1999, 2008, and 2022 she won the award for the largest total overall transaction in the office leasing category, and in 2009 she won the F. Poché Waguespack award for the highest volume in the industry of sales and leases. In 2015 she won the award for the largest office transaction in the office sale category; in 2019 and 2022 she won Diamond Producer and Largest Transaction in Office Lease of the year; and in 2020 she was recognized as a Gold Producer. Most recently she was recognized as a Platinum Producer for both 2021 and 2022, and in 2022 she was also acknowledged for the overall largest office lease.
Andrea achieved her Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation and has been a director of the Commercial Industrial Division (CID) of New Orleans Metropolitan Association of Realtors (NOMAR) since 2008. She is also involved in many professional and community groups and has held leadership roles such as holding the position of Past President of the Louisiana/ Mississippi CCIM Chapter and Louisiana Chapter of CREW (Commercial Real Estate for Women Network) as well as serving on the Provost Council at Tulane University, the Newcomb College Alumni Association, and Tulane’s Sustainable Board. In 2004 she was named one of CityBusiness’ Women of the Year. Andrea was a Past Council Chair of the Louisiana Chapter of ULI and past member of the Governance ULI Advisory Board. She was also the Past Chair of Impact 100 of Greater New Orleans Foundation, with which she remains active. In 2021 she became a board member of GNO, Inc. She is also graduated with the class of 2022 for the New Orleans Regional Leadership Institute (NORLI).
When she is not working, Andrea enjoys being with her family, sailing, cooking, traveling, and enjoying nature.