Director Strategic Initiatives
Andrea is an entrepreneur passionate about creating equitable access to capital and wealth. As Director of Portfolio Advancement, Andrea is responsible for the incubation of organizations focused on solving economic inequality in the U.S by leveraging strategic grantmaking, fiscal sponsorships and curated support.
Before joining Common Future, Andrea was the Director of Economic Inequality Initiative at Uncharted where she led a 6 month accelerator program with 10 entrepreneurs. She has always been dedicated to supporting entrepreneurs including her time at Techstars where she focused on creating an entrepreneurial ecosystem that reflects the diversity we see in the world by creating equitable access to capital, customers and mentors. While at Techstars Andrea fostered change through key partnerships including a deal flow program with Harlem Capital Partners and a collaboration with J.P. Morgan, unlocking millions for underrepresented entrepreneurs.
In 2013, Andrea, Co-Founded Revolar a 2015 & 2016 Techstars Accelerator company leveraging technology for good to keep our loved ones safe. While at Revolar, Andrea & her co-founder, built a diverse, inclusive & remote team of hardware, software, sales and operations members. They fundraised millions and were named as one of the first 15 Latinas to fundraise over $1M from VCs.
Andrea is an immigrant from Colombia who grew up in North Carolina and now lives in Denver, CO, where she enjoys many outdoor activities including skiing, hiking & kayaking.