Andrea Crossan is a Boston-based Senior Producer for The World. She is the Series Director for the Across Women's Lives project. She's also the Series Creator and Director of the 50 States project. Andrea moved to Boston after working as a BBC producer in London. Before joining the program, she worked for a number of news organizations, including the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, Associated Press and NBC News.
Andrea has reported from Uganda, South Africa, Pakistan, India, Brazil, Canada, Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Kenya. She has a Master's degree in International Journalism from City University London.
Andrea likes to spend her spare time trying to stay upright on moving objects — snowboards, surfboards, escalators.