Andrews has been a revered community development leader for more than 40 years. Most recently, Andrews was President and CEO of Low Income Investment Fund (LIIF), a CDFI committed to alleviating poverty and helping families attain economic self-sufficiency. She retired in 2018. Under her leadership, LIIF grew from $35 million to a $1 billion organization, with offices in San Francisco, Los Angeles, New York City, Washington, D.C., and Atlanta. Andrews expanded LIIF’s focus from solely affordable housing to incorporate a range of community supports, including schools, early care, and education, and health and transit-oriented development. Throughout her career, Andrew has helped shape federal policy and capital program for CDFI’s, such as the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s CDFI Fund, New Markets Tax Credit, Capital Magnet Fund, and more. Before LIIF, Andrews was Chief Financial Officer of the International Water Management Institute, a World Bank-supported development organization. Prior to that, she was Deputy Director of the Ford Foundation’s Office of Program Related Investments.