Business Development Specialist

Professional Experience

Andrea is one of our Business Development Specialists.  Andrea develops new relationships and strengthens existing relationships with business clients, contacts, and vendors. She communicates regularly with clients, industry professionals, Regional Supervisors, and Chairman/Presidents. Andrea maintains all new business and existing business databases. She seeks new opportunities for company growth and maintains an awareness and understanding of the goals of the company and works to enhance its overall image and presence in the market. Andrea plans and coordinates all marketing and sponsorship activities for The Schrader Group and industry partners.

Andrea is involved with the Greater San Antonio Builders Association, where she is part of the Sales and Marketing Council, and the Young Professional Leadership Council.  She has been a part of several industry events while volunteering for GSABA such as TREPAC, Million Dollar Circle Awards, Summit Awards, Installation Gala, GSABA Clay and Skeet Shoot, GSABA’s annual Golf Tournament, and GSABA’s annual Battle of the Builders.

She graduated from Texas A&M Corpus Christi with a BA in Communications and a minor in Public Relations where she was part of the Lambda Pi Eta Communication Honor Society . She is currently working on her MA in Communications at the University of Texas at San Antonio where she is focusing on Organizational and Interpersonal Communication.

Awards and Recognition

Associate Professional of the Year – Texas Association of Builders (TAB) – 2021)
Marketing Professional of the Year – Greater San Antonio Builder Association (GSABA) – 2021
Marketing Professional of the Year – Greater San Antonio Builder Association (GSABA) – 2022