Melbourne personality, accomplished author of 6 books, mother of 6 year old boy and highly sought after writer and TV Presenter, Andi also added another string to her bow by studying nutrition and becoming a certified ‘Food, Lifestyle and Wellness Coach’.
As a presenter, she voiced FOX8’s The SCENE and MODE programs, which screened in over 20 countries and she continues to broaden her skills with such diversity as an actor too, playing comedic roles with impeccable timing and depth of character.
Andi is a regular on morning shows such as CH7’s The Morning Show and The Daily Edition, CH9’s Mornings and the Today Show. She has made appearances on 60 Minutes with her ‘attachment parenting’ book and is asked to appear on radio shows with topics on parenting and natural health. Her career highlights are as Presenter on CHANNEL 7’s MW (MELBOURNE WOMAN), made regular appearances on Network Ten’s Beyond the Boundary on Saturdays airing for the entire 2006 Football season in Melbourne and her most popular contribution had her present nationally as a Host on the NINE Network’s “SHOPPING FOR LOVE” where she played cupid in Australia’s Hottest and Newest Dating Show. Described as a summer hit; it’s second series of the 10 week season aired nationally from 2005-2007 and attracted 938,000 viewers nationally in ratings on the 7th Episode of series. It was described by the HERALD SUN NEWSPAPER as the “Surprise Hit of the Summer”.
Audiences have seen Andi in her Ultra Tune commercial and she speaks at various National Chiropractic seminars, is a health educator and donates to the Australian Spinal Research Foundation. Her first published book written with Dr Warren Sipser; she co-wrote and released in October 2008 – 7 Things Your Doctor Forgot to Tell You. (www.7things.com.au) As a result of the success of the book; Andi writes as a regular contributor for various magazines including Australian Natural Health and had a stint at 3AW with natural health reports.
She is also the Food and Fitness coach for Miss Universe Australia and travels the country inspiring the pageant contestants.
With qualifications as an Infant Massage Instructor and CHIROPRACTIC ASSISTANT, SHIATSU MASSAGE THERAPIST and FUNK DANCE TEACHER, her healthy lifestyle has had many inspired. ANDI performed in stage productions for over 12 years as an actor/dancer for companies such as WARNER BROS, SESAME STREET and WALT DISNEY, when a new found passion evolved in announcing. A natural with the microphone, she presented and produced four years of MELBOURNE RADIO with MIX101.1 in weekend and weeknight shows.
Working live to camera as a roving reporter for MELBOURNE STORM for two seasons led to numerous voice over and on-screen TV commercial roles including DUNLOP FOAM and her most recent in 2015, on the Good Guys and Coles national TVC campaigns.
Having started Heart to Heart Publishing, she created The Modern Day Mother, and the ‘Eat Fat’ book series with Dr Natalie Kringoudis, having successfully released best selling books; Eat Fat, Be Thin and Eat Fat, Be Lean. Her latest book, Real Fit Food is creating a functional fitness food movement.
She is now a highly sought after MC for FASHION SHOWS, CHARITY BALLS and hosts the MISS UNIVERSE FINALS, Australia. Bookings: email@example.com
ACTOR TRAINING Lou Mitchell (2009) at Brave studios, casting workshops Kim Krejus (2007-2008) Masterclasses Louise Talmadge Screen Acting School Advanced Acting & Masterclass -(Director ABC’s MDA Richard Sarell) @ Nick Hamon Casting, Audition Workshop; Alison Telford & Wizzy Ringer, N.I.D.A Summer School-Steve Bisley, Academy of TV; Jan Russ
TELEVISION 2015 COLES TVC 100% national and The Good Guys TVC 100%
2014 100% Clipsal500 V8 Supercar race TVC – Personal Trainer 2001 100% Cardio Tech Vibration Machine TVC 2008-2011 100% Ultra Tune TVC national 2007-2010 Shopping For Love CH9, Melbourne Woman CH7, Beyond The Boundary CH10 2005 TV Fox8’s The Scene, Mode and sportswoman (narration) 100% Grundy’s ‘Australia’s Most Wanted'(witness,neighbour) 100% Tokyo Sesame Street CTW Bilingual Host (eng/jap) 100% Channel 7 Contestant ‘All Star Squares’ 5 nights 50% Bit Part on Neighbours, Trivia Night Contestant 50% ABC’s Queen, Kat, Carmel & St.Jude : Rave Dancer 100% Channel 9’s A Current Affair: audition finalist as new Sale of the Century Host 100% Channel 7’s Today Tonight: Relationship advice TVC: 2006-2009 100% UltraTune TVC 2005 DUNLOP FOAM (presenter) 100% presenter 100% NSW RSL Club, co-worker 50% Jatz Animation; International, house host; Amy v/o 50% Capri Cocktails Desperate & Dateless Ball v/o
REPORTER ONLY FEMALE REPORTER IN RUGBY LEAGUE HISTORY@ MELBOURNE STORM *2001/02
STAGE Walt Disney Productions, (Actor/Dancer) Pocohantas, Esmeralda, Rafiki in Malaysia, Korea, Australian Tours1997/99/2000 (Woolmark) Royal Melbourne Show Dancer/Model,1999, 2000/01 Dreamworld / Warner Bros Movie World (Actor/Dancer) 91/92, 94/95
RADIO: 2008-2009 3AW Fridays with Denis Walter as natural health reporter 1999-2002: ON AIR AT MIX 101.1 WEEKENDS 6am-12/12-6pm Hosted THE LONG KISS GOODNIGHT, Weeknights & Drive Radio Announcer/Producer * 1999-2000 Street Team :Live Crosses, Vox Pops, Audience Warm ups, Interviews/Introductions with: Tina Arena, Jimmy Barnes, Steps, Leah Haywood, Ashton Kutcha, Kaylan, Joy Enriquez, Invertigo, Madasun, Ilanda, Tina Cousins, Joanne, Jim Stynes, Andrew Ilie, Ricky Martin, Craig David and more! *2000 Segment Announcer Dream Interpreter *Jan-May01 Anchored/Co-Host Melbourne’s Most Wanted Produced Allie’s Long Kiss Goodnight Teacher Presenter Course: Guest Teacher :Rehearsal Room,Richard Sarell VOICE OVERS Westfield Fountain Gate Shopping Centre TVC 2001, Strathfield Shoppingtown TVC, Car City, Zagames, Westfield Airport West