Andrea Thomas

Andrea Thomas is the director of network engagement at Points of Light, where she is responsible for providing support and access to meaningful resource and connections to 200 Points of Light affiliates in the U.S. and around the world. Prior to Points of Light, Andrea served as a faculty member at the Georgia Center for Nonprofits and an associate director at Hands On Atlanta, where she designed and implemented innovative programs including the organization’s first skill-based volunteer initiative and Membership program. Andrea is originally from Brazil and started her career in academia where she served as a professor and academic director in the business program for several private and public universities including Faculdade Estácio de Sa and the Federal University in Ceará. Andrea lives in Atlanta, GA with her husband and daughter.