Andrea A. Agnew, a leader in the field of human resources, currently serves as the Director of Diversity and Inclusion for Comcast Cable Communications in Philadelphia. Agnew is responsible for developing strategies and building programs to enhance Comcast’s Corporate Human Resources diversity strategy. She works closely with senior leadership to integrate diversity and equity practices into institutional employment and workplace practices, as well as develop diversity training collateral and diversity presentations.
She was previously the corporate diversity recruitment manager for the international consulting firm of Booz Allen Hamilton and a recruiting manager for the accounting firm of PriceWaterhouseCoopers, LLP. Agnew joined Girl Scouts as a leader for her daughter’s Junior troop for girls with special needs. She is a member of the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Advisory Board in Philadelphia, and the Temple School of Medicine Center for Minority Health and Health Disparities Advisory Board.
She volunteers with the Comcast Cares Day, Big Brothers Big Sisters Beyond School Walls program, the Urban League of Philadelphia, and is active in a number of other community organizations.
She has been honored by her peers for Diversity Best Practices in Leadership in 2006, 2007, and 2008, and as a Women of Distinction in 2005 by Booz Allen Hamilton’s Women of Greater Washington D.C. Metro Area.
Agnew is a graduate of UCLA’s Executive Leadership Development Program of the Anderson School of Business, and the Urban League’s Leaders Forum. She resides with her younger daughter, Caitlin, a Girl Scout Caddette, in Haddonfield, New Jersey and has a grown daughter, Alicia, a graduate of Penn State.