Andrea is the Founder of Emerge America. She is also a co-founder of the first Emerge affiliate, Emerge California. Andrea is passionate about electing Democratic women to office at every level and is motivated by a life-long commitment to progressive politics and change. She believes strongly that electing more women is a critical part of the progressive solution. Andrea served for 8+ years as Political and Philanthropic Advisor to Susie Tompkins Buell, co-founder of Esprit Clothing and Democratic activist and philanthropist. Prior to moving to the Bay Area, Andrea worked for many years in Washington D.C. as a policy analyst on Capitol Hill and fundraiser for Democratic candidates and committees. Andrea holds a B.A. in Political Science from Tufts University and a M.A. in International History from the London School of Economics.
Her expertise includes: Women in Politics.
Follow Andrea on Twitter @DewSteele
First Anniversary of the Women's March
KQED [January 19, 2018]
Understanding the Progress We've Made and Recognizing the Work Still Left to Do
Huffington Post [March 23, 2016]
Emerge California Program Video
Emerge California [January 300, 2013]
Lessons From the Coakley Loss
Huffington Post [March 22, 2010]
Can You Imagine Nancy Pelosi Leaving Her Family on Mother's Day for a Tryst in Argentina
Huffington Post [July 27, 2009]