Andrea's educational career includes teaching high school English, ESOL, AVID, Instructional Coach experience, and finally serving as the Secondary English Language Arts & Reading Coordinator for McKinney ISD. 

She received a Bachelor of Arts with a focus in English, and a Master of Arts in Teaching, from Austin College. Helping teachers provide authentic and relevant learning experiences for students is what drives and motivates Andrea as she works to support area teachers and administrators. Andrea resides in McKinney, with husband, Austin, and their son, Blaze Carroll.