Born in British Columbia, Canada and raised in Washington State, Andrea calls North America home with a predisposition to the Pacific side. She has travelled to each continent including 19 months of residence in Antarctica. Most recently, she lived and worked in Hawaii where she searched for the best fish taco on Oahu and relished long weekends on the neighboring islands. A communication and marketing professional, Andrea currently owns her own travel, photography, and design business, The Earth Ink, with postcards and travel items in the development pipeline.