Andrea’s passion for the events and hospitality industry started at the University of Arkansas where she received her Bachelor’s degree in Hospitality Administration and Management. She took on a variety of roles at the Overland Park Convention Center and the Hilton and Marriott hotels to build her professional experience, skills and knowledge. Most recently she was a catering sales manager and group sales manager before joining the sourcing team at Bishop-McCann. She enjoys building genuine, trusting relationships with clients and being mindful of their best interests when negotiating on their behalf. Andrea is customer service focused and loves the challenge of addressing each unique client’s needs.
Outside of the office, Andrea is on the Board of Directors for Meeting Professionals International (MPI) Kansas City Chapter and volunteers for Lead to Read Kansas City. She enjoys trying new restaurants and exploring the outdoors with her chocolate lab, Grizzly.