Andrea Torres is an Emmy Award-winning journalist who joined Local 10 News in May 2013 as an assignment desk editor. A native of Bogotá, Colombia, Andrea is a digital journalist. While a student at Florida International University, where she received the FIU Journalism Spirit Award, she began an internship with The Miami Herald in 2004. During her nine years with the Herald, she served as a writer, reporter, news clerk, assistant producer and continuous news desk producer. The Green Shade Awards recognized her writing in June 2012. She won a Suncoast Emmy Award for her role on "Sex Offenders: Live & Learn," an investigation that required her data analysis skills. When she is not at the movie theater, you can find her reading, painting, sculpting or taking pictures.