A native of Humboldt, Iowa, Andy has been involved in the pro-life movement since 1994. He worked to help found the Students for Life Organization at the University of St. Thomas. He has worked as a sidewalk counselor, defender, and advocate for the innocent from natural conception to natural death. Holding degrees in Philosophy, Theology, as well as Catholic Studies, Andy applies Catholic principles to the pro-life movement in all aspects of his life.
Andy currently works as the Marketing and Public Relations Coordinator at the Shrine of the Grotto of the Redemption, in West Bend, Iowa. A Catholic Diocesan Shrine in the Diocese of Sioux City, Iowa. Andy is also the Catechesis Chair and Midwest March for Life Liaison for the Iowa Knights of Columbus, State Council. Andy was named to the Iowa Right to Life Board of Directors in 2015.