Andrea Griffith-Girtz serves as Corporate Communications Manager for Zaxby’s Franchising LLC. A graduate of Georgia College & State University, she spent more than a decade as a radio, television, and print journalist in several states. After leaving television news in 2006, Andrea produced and hosted a syndicated lifestyle series that aired on CBS, CW, and Charter cable affiliates in Georgia and South Carolina. In 2011, she became the Athens Banner-Herald’s first Vice President of Audience and Director of Athens Magazine. Along with her work with the Northeast Georgia Red Cross, Andrea has given her time to the Jeannette Rankin Foundation, Project Safe, United Way of Northeast Georgia, Wee Read, the ABH Empty Stocking Fund, and the Athens Area Chamber of Commerce. Andrea lives in Athens with her husband, Kelly, and their son, Noah.