Guest Profile

Andréa Raquel

Andréa Raquel was born abroad to military parents. She was raised in church and taught work ethic, community service, and being the change. She joined the Army after attending Spelman College and became the 1st Female Voice of the 3d US Inf in Ft Myer Virginia. Then she went on to start a nonprofit community of social entrepreneurs and become a global influencer. 


In that time she has spoken on countless stages, at military events, conferences, training events, classrooms, churches, and hosts an online talk show serving thousands. You may know her @SugarFreeCoach or The Social Entrepreneur.


Andréa Raquel is a published author, thought leader, licensed minister, doctoral learner and mentor for business leaders, military women, veterans, and coaches! She specialized in business and leadership development and her organization has inspired visionaries and entrepreneurs to build better teams, implement choice architecture, and to live their passions through service and

helping others; while empowering them to stay connected and have healthy communication with their families and teams.


After many lessons and celebrated milestones Andréa traded coaching capitalism, for wellness and spiritual healing. She still enjoys developing leaders and teams. But mostly you'll find Andréa spending time in meditation or with her soul mate, family and close friends, listening to her favorite playlists, crafting with yarn, practicing calligraphy, or on some outdoor adventure. Currently residing in Southern California and enjoying 365 days of summer.