Andrea began her employment at Safe Passage in 2013 as a Case Manager. Andrea’s background includes working as an Art Instructor for students with a full range of disabilities, including behavioral disorders and autism. Andrea, who prefers to be called ‘Andy’, loves working at Safe Passage because of the people she works with, both staff and clients. “It’s a wonderful feeling to be able to understand, encourage, and empower people on a daily basis”. Andrea Jackson is a graduate of Northern Illinois University with a B.F.A. in Painting/Drawing and a Masters in Art Education. She is a Certified Domestic Violence Professional and also a Certified PAIP facilitator.