Company: Andrea Carter & Associates
Company Name: Andrea Carter & Associates
Industry: Public Relations
A veteran in the PR industry, Andrea Carter implements and manages comprehensive marketing and public relations programs for her clients. Andrea is the Public Relations Director and a member of the Board for the Patrick Warburton Celebrity Golf Tournament benefiting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, and served a 3-year term as president of the Sheltering Sisters Board for Shelter From The Storm. She spent 5 years on the Board for Desert Arc, and has served on the Board for Women Leaders Forum. She is also an active member of the Advisory Board for the Girlfriend Factor and also serves on the Board of Palm Springs Women in Film & Television.Andrea was named one of the "40 Under 40" rising young professionals in the region by Palm Springs Life magazine in 2010, and was also honored as one of the "Top 12 Most Interesting & Influential Women of the Coachella Valley" by CV Weekly magazine in 2016.Prior to moving to the desert in 2000, Andrea was an account manager with the Maccabee Group in Minneapolis, where she handled public relations campaigns for companies like General Mills and Nextel. Andrea also handled international public relations for the National Marrow Donor Program, and worked as the public relations coordinator for AAA Minneapolis – where she acted as spokesperson for nearly 150 television, radio and print interviews and was also the assistant editor for AAA’s Midwest travel publication, Home & Away.