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Womaness Woman: Kyle Andrew

The brand guru on the things that keep her young at heart and resilient

By: Womaness Editors

Kyle Andrew knows her way around influential, empowering women’s brands. Currently Chief Brand Officer at Athleta, she previously spearheaded strategy for game-changing brands like American Eagle and Kate Spade New York, where she led the brand from a $100M handbag company to a billion-dollar global multi-channel lifestyle brand. It’s no wonder we wanted to get inside her head to discover how she keeps it all together while balancing work, family, and self. 

Name & Occupation:

Kyle Andrew, Chief Brand Officer, Athelta 

First Thing I Do Each Morning

“Make myself a cup of tea.”

Three things I always keep in/on my nightstand

“Books, books, and more books (and glasses to read them with).”

My go-to beauty hack or wellness ritual

“A long hot bath.”

My inner age (the age I really feel) and why

“30—right before kids and serious jobs—no responsibilities or worries except having a good time with friends.”


On my nightstand: “Books, books, and more books (and glasses to read them with).”


What advice would you give to your younger self?

“Don't take yourself so seriously.”

Word that best describes my Womaness


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