VP Brand Marketing & Entertainment, 
San Manuel Band of Mission Indians & Yaamava' Resort & Casino

Andrea Ferguson joined the San Manuel Band of Mission Indians and Yaamava’ Resort & Casino at San Manuel (formerly San Manuel Casino) in 2018 as the Vice President of Brand Marketing & Entertainment.  In this role, Andrea leads multiple shared services marketing functions for San Manuel including the creative services suite, production and account services, media planning-buying, digital marketing, internal communications, casino sponsorships, and A/V and entertainment.  

Andrea has spent her career in the casino marketing and hospitality industries.  Prior to joining San Manuel, Andrea served as Vice President of Marketing for Golden Nugget Lake Charles under Landry’s Golden Nugget Casinos, where she focused on building casino marketing and advertising programs, growing the national player loyalty club across properties, and the flagship property’s additional growth and expansion after its opening in late 2014.  Andrea also led casino marketing teams at several MGM Resorts International on the Las Vegas Strip, and casino and brand marketing for the Kalispel Tribe in Spokane, WA, including Northern Quest Resort & Casino and the Tribe’s Chevron and Fatburger franchises. 

Andrea received her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) and earned a Master of Business Administration from Gonzaga University (Go Zags).  Andrea is a volunteer at various organizations throughout Southern California, an avid sports fan on a quest to see every NFL stadium, a dedicated traveler who has visited all seven continents, and an active member of Global Gaming Women representing the California and the San Manuel chapter.