Being interested in aviation from a young age, Andrew completed his initial flight training in 2014 and received his instrument rating in 2015. He went on to earn a degree in Unmanned Aircraft Systems Operations from Kansas State University Polytechnic in Salina, Kansas, in 2018. While studying there, he worked for the University teaching other students to fly, build, and maintain small unmanned aircraft. He then completed his commercial pilot, certified flight instructor, and multi-engine training in 2019. Andrew now works as a flight instructor, with aspirations to fly charter planes while continuing instruction.