Andrea E McGrath is a strategic consultant and entrepreneurial leader helping mission-driven entrepreneurs, executives and organizations to catalyze ideas into action and advance sustainable solutions to critical social challenges.

As founder of amplified impact, Andrea has worked at the epicenter of game-changing ideas and solutions in social enterprise, civic innovation, venture philanthropy, and impact investing over the past decade, collaborating with executives, entrepreneurs, educators, accelerators, funders and field builders.

Andrea is an expert adviser and trusted thought partner valued for her swift ability to get to the 'heart' of a challenge or opportunity and translate ideas into strategies and action plans. She is also a skilled connector who thrives in multi-faceted roles, applying her unique knowledge, networks, and experiences across sectors to help move things forward.

Prior to her work in social impact, Andrea was a competitive and operational strategist with a Fortune 500 financial services organization, a research director at a Wall Street executive search firm, and a fundraiser with a national health organization. 

Andrea earned her AB in Political Science at Boston College, MBA in Management and Finance at the University of Connecticut, and MPA in Leadership and Social Change at the Harvard Kennedy School.