Andrea was born and raised in Torreón, Coahuila Mexico. She is based in Los Angeles. She graduated from USC School of Cinematic Arts, majoring in Film & Television Production.
Andrea is interested in the development of diverse stories exploring the depth of the human experience through themes of social justice and family dynamics.
Her first documentary, Out of the Shadows, has been well received throughout the film festival circuit, granting her the Sundance Ignite Fellowship 2018, as well as, Tomorrow's Filmmakers Today Fellowship through Hola Mexico Film Festival.
Andrea is a producer, director and writer who loves creating bridges and opportunities to work with artists across Latin America and the United States. In 2018, she founded a production company, www.yasqueensfilms.com, alongside four USC grads to create diverse and inclusive content.