Andrea Peters is Senior Counsel for Interface, Inc., a global commercial flooring company (NASDAQ: TILE). In her role, she provides legal support for the company’s global operations, including Human Relations, Finance, Technology, Sales, Marketing, Procurement and Compliance. She joined the company in 2018. Prior to her time with Interface, Andrea served as Senior Vice President and Deputy General Counsel of CAN Capital, a business-to-business financial services company, where she worked for over 9 years providing legal support and guidance to executives and senior managers in all functional departments including Sales, Operations, Marketing, Human Resources, Accounting & Finance, Collections and Risk, and also managed the day-to-day operations of the Georgia office of the Legal Department.
Andrea has over 22 years of legal experience, over two-thirds of which comes from working in-house at companies such as The Weather Channel, General Electric Company and GAMBRO Healthcare. Andrea earned her J.D. from The Vanderbilt University School of Law and her Bachelor of Arts degree in Advertising from The Pennsylvania State University, where she was the Student Marshall (Valedictorian) for the College of Communications.
Andrea resides in Atlanta with her husband, 6-year old daughter and 22-year old cat. She has gone sky diving twice, bungee jumping once, and ziplining once. She enjoys cooking, wine and travel. When she retires, Andrea plans to go back to college to audit all of the hard but interesting classes without worrying about writing papers or taking exams.