In early April, 2011, Andrea was a successful executive with a $770 million dollar corporation. She managed hundreds of people in multiple locations. She was a multi-tasking perfectionist and serial volunteer who juggled her career, her family and her work with The Girl Scouts of the USA, serving as an advisor to troops of up to 50 teenagers.
On April 8, 2011, she sat in an office at Mayo Clinic and received the news that would change her life forever. “You have a very aggressive form of Acute Myeloid Leukemia. You have less than 90 days to live.”
The story she relates in her book, The Mindset Cure: How I Beat My 90 Day Death Sentence is about both her journey back to health and of the lessons that she learned along the way.
On August 12, 2017, she celebrated 6 years of leukemia-free living.
The interview with Jack Canfield above is about this book, The Mindset Cure: How I Beat My 90 Day Death Sentence. The 90-Day Wake Up Call: My Journey to the Brink and Back was the working title of the book at the time of their interview.