Andrea Lynn (Lockwood) Drake was born in Albuquerque, New Mexico April 5, 1967 at Kirkland Air Force Base. Her mother, Dr. Nancy Gregory Lockwood, was staying with Andrea’s grandparents, Cdr. Hayden Alvin Gregory and Mrs. Gladys Fox Gregory because Andrea’s father, Cdr. Bruce William Lockwood was in Vietnam at the time of her birth.
Andrea primarily grew up between San Diego and Albuquerque but always considered Albuquerque her home.
Andrea currently resides in Washington and enjoys spending time with her Mom in Albuquerque, her children, Chelsea, Joshua, and Jacob as well as her love, Josh. She loves blue Great Dane dogs, Siamese cats, Quarter Horses, owls, and many other animals.
Her future plans include, writing more cookbooks, raising her children, traveling and animal advocacy.