Andrea McClain


Assistant Director for Adult & Graduate Admissions

Andrea has been working at Anderson University since 2014, both in Admissions and the Office of Marketing and Communication.

Before coming to Anderson University, she earned a BA in telecommunications from Ball State University. At the completion of her college internship at WISH-TV in Indianapolis, she transitioned directly into a full-time staff position as a reporter and weekend assignment editor. She later took her reporting skills to WANE-TV. Then, eventually came back to Indianapolis where she worked again for WISH-TV and later for WTHR Channel 13.

She and her husband Rick have been married since 1993 and have 4 teenagers – Kerrigan, Cannon, Caden, and Kestin.

She earned her MBA from AU in May 2019.

As assistant director for adult and graduate admissions, Andrea manages projects and priorities for the university’s creative marketing and content teams.

Favorite quotes:

“I realized today is the day I write my own story.”

“Don’t think outside the box. Think like there is no box.”