Florida International University
Center for Leadership
11200 SW 8 ST, MARC 326
Miami, FL 33199
Andrea Macias joined the Center for Leadership (The Center) at Florida International University as a Program Coordinator, in April 2018. In this role, Andrea is responsible for the management and operational oversight of The Center’s open-enrollment and custom programs consisting of faculty support, logistics coordination, fiscal management, and program objectives evaluation. She also coordinates The Center’s engagement events, such as The Leadership Lectures and The Leadership Research Colloquium.
Prior to joining The Center, Andrea worked for Palazzo Del Sol, Fisher Island as their Event Coordinator. In this role, she planned and executed small to large scale events including several progressive open houses, intimate cocktail receptions, intricate product launches and elaborate dinner parties for extremely sophisticated international crowds. She also managed a professional sales team and developed and oversaw an entire water shuttle program from the ground up.
Andrea brings several years of experience in hospitality and event management, having also worked at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach and the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts.
Andrea holds a Bachelor of Science in Hospitality and Tourism Management from Florida International University.