Andrea studied in Vienna German Literature, Communications and Sociology, and worked as a PR consultant for NGOs in the environmental sector as well as for cultural associations.
Since 2002 she has been an independent PR consultant and teaches PR conception.
Since 2008 she is also a municipal councillor for the Green Party (Greens) in Graz. Her topics are environment, energy, economy and culture. Sustainability as well as the compatibility of environment with economy are her particular concerns.