By The Numbers

Miles driven during my move to California

Works of art hanging in my apartment

Number of states she has lived in


Colleen Andrews, M.A.


Colleen Andrews is an accomplished leader in management and  operations with extensive experience in program development and education.  She has successfully interwoven her innate creativity and love for the Arts with dynamic program development, implementation, and evaluation, including budgeting and grant writing across the nation.  She has been involved with all levels of strategic planning, direction and coordination activities. Colleen believes in the power of the Arts to drive social change, impacting people’s lives, educational experiences, and communities. She practices combining her experience and education to develop outcomes that ensure that organizations are profitable and sustainable.

Colleen earned a M.A. in Graphic Design and Creative Writing. Her design career led her to the New York publishing industry, where she created book covers and interiors for both adult and children’s books. Her extensive, professional design experience includes project management, marketing, branding, digital and social media content creation for a variety of clients. In addition to creating art, Arts Education is her passion.