Andrea Spender is Corporate Research and Programs Manager. Her multisectoral and diversified experience in both the private and research sectors is enhancing NCRW programming and the services provided to our Corporate membership.
Previously, Andrea has worked as a researcher and instructor at the New Jersey Institute of Technology, a Research Specialist in the M&A group of Bank of Montreal and a Senior Analyst and Team Leader at McKinsey & Company.
Andrea holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Guelph and a Master of Information Science from the University of Western Ontario. She is currently pursuing a Master of Public Administration in Public and Nonprofit Management and Policy degree at NYU’s Wagner School.
What We Do
NCRW is a network of leading university and community based research, policy, and advocacy centers with a growing global reach dedicated to advancing rights and opportunities for women and girls. We also have a Corporate Circle comprised of senior diversity professionals from leading U.S. and global member companies and a Presidents Circle of college and university leaders who share our commitment. NCRW harnesses the collective power of its network to provide knowledge, analysis, and thought leadership on issues ranging from reducing women’s poverty to building a critical mass of women’s leadership across sectors.