Andrea's powerful story of healing and recovery is truly inspirational. She is resiliency and strength personified. I'm so thankful for her willingness to practice vulnerability and speak about her lived experiences in order to ignite a torch of hope for others."
~ Todd D. Stanley, LPC Director of Counseling Services, Emory & Henry College, Emory VA
Andrea has been a Motivational Speaker for over 25 years with experience from grade school to college level, conferences to educators, hospitals to treatment programs and spiritual environments! Her ability to adapt her talk 'Owning Our Stories' to each venue is a true gift.
- She comes to you bringing her story of recovery in strength, courage, and wisdom through her book, "Find Your Voice Project: A Journey Towards Healing. She offers her story of surviving a lifelong journey with trauma, anxiety, depression and disordered body image with an easy conversational yet passionate motivational style.
- Andrea has created, Owning Our Stories, an engaging, passionate talk and discussion, complemented with interactive activities that can fit almost any group. She will have you walking away from her story with the experience of finding your own true voice for your journey ahead to live out this life fully.
Andrea is available to adapt and speak to many different topics around wellness, recovery and living a journey to its fullness. You won't be disappointed with her diverse ability to capture any room that she is offered.
Andrea's Talk at Yale University was brutally truthful, yet hopeful, painful, yet inspiring. Her story shocked us, moved us, helped us and taught us. Each person left the talk reeling with ideas on how to promote eating disorder awareness."
~ Lekshimi Samthos MD MA, Former Student Leader, Yale University