Ms. Andrew serves as a Managing Director and senior member of Turning Rock Partners’ investment team. At Turning Rock, Ms. Andrew focuses on origination, underwriting and deal execution. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Andrew served for five years as Managing Director and Senior Vice President at Live Oak Bank where she launched its M&A services division to provide growth support services for small businesses and served as one of the founding members of the Inclusive Small Business and Government Contracting teams. Previous experience includes seven years at the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) where, as Associate Administrator for Capital Access, she oversaw the Agency’s lending efforts that included $100 billion of government loan programs for small businesses. She also held positions at SBA as the Assistant Administrator for the SBA’s Office of Women’s Business Ownership where she oversaw the agency’s efforts to promote the growth of women-owned businesses, Director of the Innovation Clusters and Skills Initiatives and Senior Advisor in the SBA’s office of Entrepreneurial Development. Ms. Andrew also served as Acting Executive Director of the National Women’s Business Council from 2013-2014. Ms. Andrew started her career in management consulting at Booz Allen Hamilton and held other positions at the state and local levels of government. She is also a Project Management Professional (PMP) and a Kauffman Fellow. Ms. Andrew holds a Master of Science in Public Policy and Management, Urban and Regional Economic Development and earned a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Management and Business Administration from Carnegie Mellon University.
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