A first-generation American, Andy was born in Tampa, Florida and raised in Baltimore, Maryland. He grew up in and around the Greater Grace plaza and was a student of GGCA for seven years. He graduated high school as a home-school student and went on to receive a Bachelor’s degree from Maryland Bible College & Seminary where he began to develop his interest in education. He is on the path to completing a Master’s program at the same school. In his tenth year of international travel, he has lived in Lima, Peru and Brasov, Romania. In both countries he was serving in local, private, international schools. In Romania he was a full-time middle school and high school teacher for two years. Recently he and his wife moved back to Baltimore and are both working at the school. At the gym, you will find his wife, Adela Castro. They have been happily married for three years and await their first child to be born in April of 2018.