Camp Fire Names Andrea Woods, Regional Vice President of Operations, Compass Group/Morrison Living, as the newest member of the National Board of Trustees

 

Woods brings decades of business leadership and organizational strategy
expertise to the organization

 

KANSAS CITY, MO (May 3, 2021) – National inclusive youth development organization Camp Fire, is proud to announce Andrea Woods, Regional Vice President of Operations, Compass Group/Morrison Living, as a newly elected member of the Camp Fire National Board of Trustees.

Woods has an M.B.A. in Global Business and a Black Belt Certification in Lean Six Sigma.  Andrea holds over three decades of experience in the food and beverage industry with a focus on organizational strategy, research and development, marketing, and implementation. Andrea has been with the Compass Group for 17 years.  Morrison Living (a member of Compass Group) is a national leader in providing food, nutrition & wellness, and hospitality services to the senior living industry.

“Woods has not only excelled in her career but is passionate about her community and has served on a multitude of boards and committees,” said Greg Zweber, Camp Fire National Headquarters CEO & President. “We welcome Andrea and look forward to leaning in on her business and leadership expertise. She will be a valuable addition to our national board.”

Woods is also in the process of writing her dissertation to achieve a Doctorate in Business Administration from California Southern University in 2021. She is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc, Compass Group’s Leadership Legacy Network (LLN), and Women’s Foodservice Forum. She is a founding member of the Morrison Diversity and Inclusion Action Council; and served as Board Chair to Girls, Inc. of Greater Atlanta (GIGA).  Additionally, Woods has served as an advisor to the International Council on Active Aging (ICAA) and the Hospitality Education Foundation of Georgia (HEFG).

Residing in Georgia with her husband, Tony, Woods loves to spend her free time reading, cooking, playing competitive tennis, and spoiling her grandkids.

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ABOUT CAMP FIRE

Camp Fire has been an inclusive, innovative leader in youth development since 1910. Its proven programs give young people the life skills they need now so they can succeed and thrive.

All Camp Fire programs are based on cutting-edge research and founded on the pillars of Social Emotional Learning (SEL), delivered through Out-of-School-Time (OST) programs, environmental education and camp, and teen service and leadership development. Because youth shape the world, Camp Fire’s focus is on giving youth and teens the opportunity to find their spark, lift their voice, and discover who they are.

For more information please contact:

Erin Risner, Director of Marketing & Communications, Camp Fire National Headquarters

816.285.2001, erin.risner@campfire.org