Andrea Gunn Eaton, President

andrea_gunn_eatonAlthough a Long Beach native, Andrea had spent 16 years away before she returned to the city in 2005. The next year she joined the Junior League of Long Beach and has been a very active member ever since. A State Public Affairs Committee delegate from our League and then Co-Chair of California SPAC, Andrea has enjoyed making an impact in the community through her League activities. Her favorites? Especially Me! and Kids in the Kitchen.

After graduating from UCSB with a B.A. in Political Science/International Relations and a J.D. from Tulane University School of Law, Andrea worked in Austin, TX for the Texas Civil Rights Project and then in Sacramento for Seyfarth Shaw LLP. Since 2005, she has been University Counsel for the California State University Office of General Counsel.

Married to Robert, they have a Boston Terrier named Rocco and in June 2012, welcomed a son, Dylan. Andrea is a long-distance runner and spends her "free" time doing fitness activities, traveling, reading and watching movies.