About Andrea: Andrea is a mom to two amazing children, a business owner, and a self-defense and fitness instructor. She has a Master’s Degree in International Relations, a Certificate in Conflict Resolution, and over 20 years’ experience working with nonprofits and businesses. A fighter and a survivor of life challenges, she trains in Krav Maga, teaches CrossKick and makes delicious baked goods for her business, while working on the issues of poverty, hunger, homelessness, human rights, and empowerment of girls and women, including female survivors of abuse. Andrea has been involved with Hunger Free Colorado for more than three years. She has been a participant of theHunger Through My Lens project since the beginning of 2013, and has been featured in multiple interviews about the project, including the PBS NewsHour, Yes! Magazine, 9News and TalkPoverty.org.