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New Leaders Council

Meet Andrea

Andrea Otero is currently Community Outreach and Communications Specialist to Orange County Clerk of Courts, Tiffany Moore Russell. Her determination has always been to work in public service. Before working for the Orange County Clerk of Courts, she worked in public relations and government affairs for the political consulting firm In Touch Strategies, Inc. She had the honor of working for the reelection campaigns of Mayor Buddy Dyer and President Obama in 2012 and interned in the United States Congress. Throughout her public affairs experience, Andrea has enjoyed connecting clients to the right stakeholders and helping them build their brand in the community.

She immigrated to Orlando, Florida from Sao Paulo, Brazil. She obtained her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science from the University of Central Florida and her Master of Arts in International Relations from American Public University. Andrea is currently pursuing her PhD in Public Policy and Administration with a concentration in Public Management and Leadership from Walden University. She is currently researching civic engagement in public schools and Millennials in Leadership.

Andrea is a member of the Public Relations Society of America, National Association of Government Communicators, Winter Park Chamber of Commerce Young Professionals, Harbor House of Central Florida Young Professionals Board Member, New Leaders Council Orlando Board Member, Tiger Bay Club of Central Florida, League of Women Voters of Central Florida. In her spare time, she likes to volunteer for Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando, where she adopted one of her dogs.

Andrea was a 2018 Fellow and is currently serving as Co. Chair of Recruitment and Selections. 

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