REGIONAL PROGRAM MANAGER - AFRICA
Andy joined Spirit of America’s field operations team in March 2018 as a Project Manager for Africa.
Andy served as an active duty Army officer for nine years after four years as an enlisted sailor in the Navy prior to joining SoA. He finished his active duty time with the 91st Civil Affairs Battalion at Fort Bragg, NC.
As a US Army Civil Affairs Officer, Andy served as the Special Operations Liaison Officer to the US Embassy in Bamako, Mali during two deployments to West Africa. In this role, Andy worked closely with the Department of State, the United Nations, allied partners, and other special operations units. Andy has also deployed to Afghanistan, Iraq, and the Persian Gulf with the Army and Navy.
Andy earned his master’s degree in Homeland Security – Geospatial Intelligence from Pennsylvania State University and a bachelor’s degree in International Studies from The Ohio State University.