Andrea (Andy) Ivarsson was diagnosed with Breast Cancer in December of 2016 and is blessed to be a cancer survivor. Having been touched by cancer personally and having two cancer survivor parents, she has a heart for those whose lives have been impacted by cancer. She is the mother of two children Gunnar (12) and Oskar (10) both of whom attend school in Los Gatos. Oskar was diagnosed with T1 Diabetes at age 1 which led to a long and ongoing service to The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. She has chaired numerous galas for JDRF, sat on the Triangle Chapter board, and served on several committees including the research information committee and currently serves on the Tee to Table Golf Tournament Committee and the Hope Gala Committee. She has also served on the board of the San Francisco Ronald McDonald House and the currently serves on the Executive Board for the Kelly Koloszi Educational Foundation. Andrea has a long career in the luxury apparel and products space and is currently a partner in the Houston Group, a luxury real estate company, which works under the corporate umbrella of Coldwell Banker Los Gatos. Andrea resides in Atherton with her fiancé Bryan, her children, and her very spirited Labrador.