Andrea Shields is an accomplished and passionate servant leader with fifteen years of experience in the planning and execution of diverse, high-level projects for the DoD, FEMA, and the USDA. Andrea’s career in the Air Force sparked her passion for building strong teams, modernizing government systems, and improving the world through technology.
Andrea has championed teams that have become a model for the implementation of Agile Methodologies, DevOps, 508 automation testing, Automated CICD continuous delivery pipelines, and building an inclusive collaborative culture. Her dedication to modernizing systems that have an impact on our most vulnerable members of society can be clearly recognized by her successful leadership in modernizing systems for the National Flood Insurance Program, National Interagency Fire Center, United States Air Force, Food and Nutrition Services, Emergency Management Response System 2.0, and a variety of others.
Her diverse experience, transparent leadership style, and intrinsic drive is what truly sets her apart. Andrea’s passion for empowering people in the workplace and focus on conscious and ethical leadership has led her teams to achieve exceptional results.