Ande is a litigation attorney that moved to Colorado three years ago from California, where she served on the board of a non-profit with a mission similar to that of Women’s Wilderness. After watching the transformative effect that outdoor programs have on girls, including her own daughter, she knew she needed to stay involved non-profit that helped diverse women and girls develop a connection with and love for the outdoors. Ande lives in Broomfield with her husband and three kids. They spend part of their summers in Montana where they can reconnect with the outdoors by hiking, fishing, and kayaking. Ande also loves skiing and hiking in the Flatirons.