Andrea Dick joined the ORC in February of 2016 where she is a member of the SoCrates program responsible for software and content licensing. Before joining ORC, Andrea held a variety of positions providing intellectual property consulting and monetization support for individual inventors, startups and large companies. That period included her time with Advantage IP, a company she founded in 2011, and at ThinkFire Services. At ThinkFire she was a member of the team that successfully negotiated and closed multi-million dollar brokerage and licensing agreements across a wide range of industry markets including software, consumer electronics, semiconductors and telecom. Prior to her career in the intellectual property field, Andrea held multiple senior level managerial and technology development positions at CA Technologies, a prominent software company. Andrea has a B.S. and M.S. in Computer Science.