Andrea Avery

Andrea Avery

Andrea Avery has been a teacher, executive director, legislative aide, writer and editor. She has worked predominately in nonprofit organizations for the last 16 years as a director of development, editor, governmental relations and executive director for a variety of organizations. Andrea has covered the spectrum of nonprofit work: written grants, managed an organization, planned conventions and fundraising events, and served on a nonprofit board.

Andrea's Other Interests

Outside of her non-profit experience, Andrea dabbles in a few other topics over the course of her freelancing career, including:

  • Senior living - Andrea is also the member of a long-lived family; four generations have lived into their 80s and 90s. Now she is reaching senior status herself and is fascinated with all the issues, challenges, and joys seniors face.
  • Genealogy - With such a long-lived family, she enjoys researching her family tree and offering helpful tips to others who are also exploring their genealogy.
  • Dogs - Andrea has never met a dog she didn't like. She uses her vast experience with all things canine to offer info and advice to other dog owners.
  • Travel - Her passion for travel has led her to some interesting places over the years. Hawaii is one of her favorite places to write about.

Happy Reading

Andrea hopes her readers will enjoy exploring all of her work here at LoveToKnow.

Most Recent Contributions by Andrea Avery

Are Blueberries Safe for Dogs?

You may wonder, "Are blueberries safe for dogs?" It's a good question for concerned dog owners. Not all the foods that humans eat are good f ... Read More

Canine Urinary Incontinence Causes and Treatments

Canine Urinary Incontinence (CUI) is a common condition in dogs, but a frustrating one for owners. Many owners misunderstand the condition a ... Read More

Disney Puppy Names

Dog names inspired by a Disney movie are an adorable choice for your new canine friend. Who doesn't smile when remembering the romantic spag ... Read More

Finding Driving Services for the Elderly

As you age, driving might become one of those things you can no longer do. But, seniors still need transportation to the grocery store, medi ... Read More

Understanding Canine Liver Disease

Canine liver disease is one of the top causes of non-accidental deaths. Owners should be alert to the signs and symptoms of this condition, ... Read More

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Andrea Avery