D'Andra, in her role as Associate Vice President, served on the executive leadership team for the Office of Student Life. As Dean of Students, she extended Student Life's direct leadership, engagement and support of the comprehensive student experience outside the classroom. Her focus and areas of expertise included student support and development, diversity and inclusion initiatives, and graduate programming. D'Andra also served on the graduate faculty as an adjunct assistant professor in the School of Educational Policy and Leadership's Higher Education and Student Affairs Program. She holds a BA in political science and criminal justice studies from Kent State University, an MA in higher, adult and lifelong education from Michigan State University, and a PhD in higher education from Ohio State. D'Andra has held student life positions at Kent State, Michigan State, and since 2004, at Ohio State. In October 2019, D’Andra was named the new vice president for student affairs at the University of Florida and will be responsible for leading the Student Affairs division in shaping the student experience for the 50,000+ student body. She starts Jan. 13, 2020.