Andrea Ormeño

Deputy Executive Director, Business Services

Andrea Ormeño currently serves as the Women’s Business Center Director and the Director of Business Services at the Queens Economic Development Corporation (QEDC). At this role, her responsibilities center on overseeing individual, group and agency-wide efforts to help female entrepreneurs launch and improve their businesses.  As the Director of Business Services, she manages and participates in the administration, and decision making to ensure we deliver top-notch services to our clients and our stakeholders.

Serving over 600 clients, Ormeño’s areas of expertise are on start-up businesses, business development, finance management and grant management. She has become QEDC’s leading expert on permits and licensing, especially working with women and the Hispanic immigrant community.

Andrea is a 2013 graduate of Queens College with a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and is a GrowthWheel certified advisor. She can be reached at