Following a 28-year United States Air Force career from which he retired as a Colonel, Andy is a self-employed independent contractor and consultant. He earned a BS degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Notre Dame, an MBA from Louisiana Tech, a master’s degree in Military Operational Art and Science from Air Command and Staff College, Air University, Maxwell AFB AL, and a master’s in Strategic Studies from the Army War College, Carlisle Barracks, Pennsylvania.