Andrew leads a team of diverse, highly-talented experts driving the Oceans program’s science, fisheries management design, training and supply chain/finance work. Prior to joining the Fishery Solutions Center, he was part of Environmental Defense Fund's Corporate Partnerships Program where, among other roles, he opened EDF’s office in Bentonville, Arkansas, worked to reduce energy use in Chinese factories, and partnered with leading food companies to halt Amazon deforestation.
Andrew recently served on a committee of the National Research Council of the National Academies to provide guidance to the Environmental Protection Agency on sustainability tools and metrics.
Andrew received his Ph.D. in Public Policy from UNC-Chapel Hill and holds a Masters in Environmental Management (MEM) in Resource Economics & Policy from Duke University. He graduated from Michigan State University with a B.A. in International Relations.