Andrea Rafferty joined BLD in March of 2011, and is the department Secretary. She oversees the BLD Computer Lab while attending to the needs of our faculty and students. "I love working in BLD and really enjoys getting to know our students." Andrea has been in the education field since 2000, working for St. Mary's County Public Schools in Leonardtown, Maryland, and National Heritage Academies in Grand Rapids, Michigan. She brings with her a wealth of knowledge from accounting processes to direct management support. Andrea has worked at MSU since 2008.
Andrea graduated from Everglades University in June 2014, receiving her bachelor of science degree in Alternative Medicine. She is passionate about nutrition and integrative medicine. Other activities include singing, walking, gardening, and being a wife and mother.