Andrea has a passion for the human body and physical movement! She’s a San Diego native, born and raised in Oceanside. She attended the University of San Diego where she competed on USD’s Division I Women’s Volleyball team as libero. Andrea graduated Summa Cum Laude from USD, with her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Marketing. Andrea then followed her passion, transitioning to physical therapy school at San Diego State University, where she achieved her Doctorate in Physical Therapy.
In her physical therapy practice, Andrea focuses on a holistic wellness model. She possesses a special gift for finding the “spark” in each patient by motivating and empowering them through coaching and education. She’s excited to join the team at Catalyst, where her talents and practice style align with the company’s ethos and mission.
Andrea is a health and fitness enthusiast. She loves competitive beach volleyball, being active outdoors, trying new and challenging workouts, preparing healthy recipes, and expanding her knowledge of health and nutrition.
Andrea’s inspired by seeing people healthy, happy, and thriving in their daily lives, whether it’s through sports, hobbies, or in their occupations. Andrea practices what she preaches, and is enthusiastic about helping her patients enjoy optimal function, greater independence, improved quality of life, and joy!