My name is Andrea E. Hawkins Wallace.  I am a Maximizer.  I see the excellence and strength in others and “polish the pearl until it shines.”  I create friction that lights the fire in any person seeking to live intentional and in purpose.  I am a retired educational administrator, serving the public schools of Birmingham, Alabama for over 25 years. I am a mother and a grandmother who enjoys reading and gardening I am the author of the book Encouragement for Care Givers. Welcome to my page. As a Follower of the Way – Jesus Christ I have live LIFE in abundance. Let’s spend our time together gaining understanding that helps all of us Live Inspired Free and Enthusiastic.