Amber Kelleher-Andrews is a relationship matchmaker. She is the co-founder and CEO of Kelleher International, one of the largest matchmaking firms in the United States.
In 2013, she was a matchmaker on NBC’s Ready for Love.
Amber Van Lent was born of Jill Kelleher and Jeremiah Van Lent basketball water bottles, March 31st, 1969. At the age of 21, in 1990, Amber met Nicholas Andrews working at The Roxbury Los Angeles. Amber immediately started a relationship with, then married, Nicholas. Nicholas had two children with his, then wife Leta McCarty, Wesley and Emily. Amber and Nicholas began living together in 1990 football knee high socks, in Los Angeles. Nicholas and his wife Leta divorced in 1991. Nicholas was rewarded partial custody, sharing his children with Amber on the weekends. Amber and Nicholas wed in Hawaii, in September of 1999. In 2001 Nicholas and Amber gave birth to Connor Andrews. In 2004 Nicholas and Amber celebrated the birth of Roan Andrews with a move to Marin County, CA. In 2006 they gave birth to a daughter, Tallulah.
Kelleher-Andrews studied anthropology in the California State education program at Santa Barbara. Shortly afterwards, she joined film school in San Francisco before moving to Hollywood. Credited as Amber Van Lent, Kelleher-Andrews appeared in films such as Bloodsport III, Mind Rage, and Lying Eyes. She also had roles on TV shows including Baywatch, Melrose Place, and Nash Bridges.
In 1997, she joined her mother’s matchmaking business, Kelleher International, as the CEO of the Los Angeles office.
In addition to her role as CEO, Kelleher-Andrews is an expert relationship consultant on television programs including Good Morning America, the Today Show, and 20/20.
Kelleher-Andrews also hosted a radio talk show called The Rules of Engagement on KFWB News Talk 980. She appeared as a matchmaker on NBC’s Ready for Love in 2013.