Andrea Palmer

Mechanical Engineering, Minor in Commerce, The University of British Columbia, 2015

Andrea Palmer is an engineer turned-entrepreneur, autism health advocate, and exponential technology geek.  She is driven by finding unique applications of technology for social issues. Andrea graduated from Mechanical Engineering at UBC in May 2015 and has focused her efforts since then on social impact, quantified health care, and democratizing technology. Andrea is CEO of Awake Labs, an autism health company committed to improving the lives of those living on the autism spectrum. Andrea has won several awards and is dedicated to building and mentoring companies and to creating strong entrepreneurial communities.