Andrea Walker-Leidy, 33

Development Director
Meadow Brook Theatre 

Andrea Leidy Walker

Andrea Walker-Leidy was appointed Development Director for Meadow Brook Theatre in May 2016. Ms. Walker-Leidy has been a long-time supporter of the arts in Michigan with past board experience including Paint Creek Center for the Arts and the Michigan Opera Theatre BravoBravo! event committee.

As a marketing and community development professional, Ms. Walker-Leidy's clients have included The Rainbow Connection, Older Persons' Commission, Paint Creek Center for the Arts, Community Foundation of Greater Rochester, Rochester Rotary, and Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce. With Ms. Walker-Leidy's assistance, these organizations increased their fundraising efforts and developed their social media presence.

In addition, Ms. Walker-Leidy worked for Crittenton Hospital Medical Center's senior home care program from 2012-2016. Ms. Walker-Leidy was named Young Professional of the Year by the Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce in 2010 and Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson's Elite 40 Under 40 in 2016.

A resident of Rochester, Ms. Walker-Leidy is committed to creating a culture of philanthropy to support critical community organizations and programming. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Literature and Professional Writing from Rochester College.

The information presented here was accurate as of January 1, 2016.