We lured Andrea to Identity in 2004 after short, but impactful, first job experience at the Detroit News. We did not need to teach her what life in a news room was like or how to pitch a story. She had been immersed in it.
I used to say that the carpet in front of my door was worn out because of the amount of time Andrea spent in my doorway. She was curious, smart, passionate and driven. It was clear that she had a plan for herself, and I knew early on that we had a plan for her, too.Continue Reading