Although born in Utah, Andra spent the early part of her childhood in San Diego, CA. Eventually moving to suburban Chicago with her mother where she lived until graduating from Columbia College Chicago. The entertainment industry lured her to Los Angeles, not for on-camera work, but for behind-the-scenes work. With a degree in Audio, she had planned to work as a mixer or sound engineer. However, she ended up at a post-production house working in digital distribution. She occasionally acts and has produced her own projects. However, her focus is writing (specifically for TV).