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Andrea Thompson


Andrea is a community leader, organizer and educator. She is Founder, CEO, Chairman and President of Ladies Entrepreneur Empowerment Circle (LEEC). LEEC is a Detroit based platform with over 4,725 members of Lady Business Owners & Entrepreneurs of color united to build a stronger economy in effort to make a difference in communities of color across the nation. Andrea has over 22 years’ experience working as a Community Relations Consultant in Detroit and in Detroit Public School Community District as a College Advisor. Andrea’s work as an educator and community organizer has been featured on TV and in the Detroit Native Sun, the New York Times, the Associated Press, as well as other local, national and international media. Andrea volunteers widely in her community as a book club president, dance coach, and more. She currently serves as a board member for Revive Detroit Community Development Corporation. Andrea loves to sing and has been a member of the Joseph Derrico & Latter Rain choir for over 10 years.


Updated October 2019