Andrea, a native Tennessean, was born and raised in Cookeville. She earned her degree in nursing from the University of Tennessee and worked as a registered nurse for 10 years. She returned to school to pursue a master’s degree in nursing and obtained her certification as a family nurse practitioner from Carson Newman University.
Prior to joining GIA, Andrea worked as a nurse practitioner in gastroenterology/hepatology. She is a member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP).
In her free time, Andrea enjoys hiking, running and spending time with family and friends.