As the former U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation's Emerging Issues program Senior Manager for Digital Media, Andrea promoted events, research, and the latest blog posts via Facebook, Twitter and other social media channel. In addition, she maintained website updates, wrote blog posts, and created key graphics for the blog and social media.
Prior to joining the Emerging Issues team, Andrea worked for the U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform, and as a Regional Communications Manager for the Michigan House of Representatives Republican Caucus.
Originally from Michigan, Bitely graduated from Western Michigan University with a B.A. in Public Policy in 2007. She is a avid Washington Nationals Baseball fan and currently resides in Alexandria, Virginia.