Andrea is from Los Angeles and ethnically Malaysian-Chinese. She graduated from the University of California Irvine with a double major in Business Economics and Psychology & Social Behavior.
In 2012 she moved to Shanghai to pursue a career in advertising. She is currently an Account Director at GTB, a Global WPP advertising agency.
Following an eye-opening trip to Bali, she became passionate about sustainability, climate change, and consumption habits. Her motive for joining the Social Innovation Management program is to identify a way to align her career and passion, so she can leverage her knowledge and skills to change the habits of consumption.