Andrew developed a love of science through stargazing on camping and backpacking trips. To get a better look, he built a telescope with John Dobson in 2008. He studied Astrophysics at UC Berkeley and Instructional Science and Technology at CSU Monterey Bay. Andrew taught high school Physics for 7 years and currently manages project-based instruction at Summit Public Schools. He also coaches new science teachers through the Exploratorium Leadership Institute.