Andrea grew up in Rapid City, South Dakota. She graduated from the University of Wyoming with a bachelors of Science in 2006. After working at a local CPA firm for a few years in Breckenridge, Colorado, Andrea returned to school to pursue becoming a CPA. She graduated from Regis University with a Masters in Business Administration in 2012 and received her CPA license shortly after. Andrea lives on a ranch outside of Fairplay with her husband and two kids. When not in the office crunching numbers, you can find Andrea outside enjoying the mountains and helping with the family ranch.