Andrea works in our Missoula, Montana, office as a legal assistant where she assists four busy attorneys and two paralegals. Andrea obtained her Associate of Applied Science Degree for Legal Assisting in 1997 from the University of Montana. She then worked a couple of years in Missoula before moving to Boise, Idaho, where she worked for 7 years as a paralegal for a worker’s compensation defense attorney. Andrea has worked in the legal field for 15 years as a receptionist, legal assistant, and paralegal. Before joining Knight Nicastro MacKay, she worked diligently and wholeheartedly in public service for 10 years as a Paralegal in the Missoula County Attorney’s Office and as an Executive Assistant in a community health center serving Missoula’s underserved and uninsured population. Andrea is a single mother to one amazing and talented little girl. When Andrea is not at work or watching her daughter compete in gymnastics, you can find her tearing up the runs at a ski resort in the winter or swimming, hiking, mountain biking, running, backpacking, or camping around some of the most beautiful places western Montana has to offer in the summer. Andrea is also an avid animal lover who has rehomed and fostered many dogs in need and volunteers at the local Humane Society.