Meet Andrea

Andrea Tropeano is dedicated to helping individuals identify their best academic and career path. She opened her practice to serve people who feel challenged by the very important decisions and steps necessary to attend the right school and make the best employment decisions.

Growing up during a time when ADD was not well-known, Andrea knew there was something different about her approach to learning.  She began her journey to identify her strengths and incorporate tools for personal and professional growth and success. She pursued a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Sociology from the University of Connecticut. Andrea went on to complete a Master of Arts in Industrial-Organizational Psychology from the University of New Haven.

As a seasoned Human Resources professional, she spent most of her career in the recruiting field.  Andrea worked closely with candidates and hiring managers. As a result, she has a solid understanding of the hiring process, employers’ needs’ and most importantly, the individual’s journey to identify the right job. She has guided leaders and employees towards positive working relationships, employing the use of effective communication tools.

Andrea possesses expertise in recruiting all levels of positions within corporate and search firm environments.  Experience in the following industries includes Consumer Goods, Healthcare, Hospitality, Health Insurance, Manufacturing, Pharmaceutical, and Retail.  Throughout her career, she’s managed candidate/job searches across diverse functional areas such as Finance, Human Resources, Marketing, Medical, Operations, and Sales.

As a Career Consultant, she is certified to administer and interpret the Highlands Ability Battery, a comprehensive assessment of one’s natural abilities. Andrea is qualified to coach individuals on Executive Functioning skills as a graduate of Peg Dawson, EdD and Richard Guare, Ph.D. Executive Functioning Coach training. Andrea is a member of the National Career Development Association. After serving as a Board Member for the Women’s Resource Center (WRC) from 2014-2018, she now assists the clients of WRC with launching their professional career journey.

“The common eye sees only the outside of things, and judges by that, but the seeing eye pierces through and reads the heart and the soul, finding there capacities which the outside didn’t indicate or promise, and which the other kind of eye couldn’t detect.”

Mark Twain, Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc