Andrea Gerson, Founder of Resume Scripter
Andrea Gerson has more than 10 years of experience working with professionals at all stages of their careers to find clarity, confidence and a renewed sense of energy around their work. As a top-ranked career expert who has been featured in Business Insider, Thrive Global, Glassdoor and Recruiter.com, Andrea has leveraged her own diverse experience to help people to identify their strengths and reach their professional potential.
In search of a meaningful career, Andrea herself worked more than 50 jobs - including stints as an ice cream truck driver, furniture builder, pottery painter and restaurant owner - all before she was 30. She then returned to school, transferring from community college to Columbia University to earn her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology. She then went on to receive her Master's degree in Social Work at NYU while working full-time as a career counselor at a local non-profit. It was during this time that she founded Resume Scripter, and since then she has created impactful resumes for nearly 5,000 professionals - many of who have secured competitive roles at top organizations including Microsoft, Google, Facebook, the United Nations; Andrea even crafted a new resume for a Chief of Staff at the White House! Andrea loves making peoples' professions shine on paper, and is particularly adept at guiding non-profit professionals and entrepreneurial-minded clients towards career fulfillment.