National Director, Champions for America’s Future
Andrea Cernich joined Council for a Strong America in 2014 to serve as the National Director for Champions for America’s Future. For more than a decade, Andrea has devoted her career to expanding opportunities for kids to be active and healthy through sports. Her experience building new nationally recognized campaigns, initiatives, and programs serving at-risk youth includes the Aspen Institute, Women’s Sports Foundation, President’s Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition, and the Sporting Goods Manufacturers Association. Andrea’s expertise and relationships spans across all sports sectors–from professional and amateur to recreational and community-based organizations. This shapes her conviction that sports leaders can play an integral role in protecting, promoting, and ensuring better opportunities for future generations. She holds a B.S. in International Business from the University of Colorado.