Andy, his wife Jennifer, and their children are the 7th generation of their family to call North Alabama home. Andy and Jennifer have been married for 20 years. Their kids, Grant and Emma Drew, attend Sparkman High School. Jennifer works as the Assistant Principal at Sparkman Middle School.
Andy has worked for two decades in the community banking industry, working with local small businesses to help provide them the tools they need to thrive, expand, and hire locally. He is a recent graduate of Focus 35, a Huntsville/Madison Leadership Program.
Andy’s father taught him the values of hard work at an early age. He worked by his father side, building houses. He then worked his way up in the banking industry as a teller to now the Senior Vice President/Madison County Executive for First National Bank where he oversees the bank’s presence and growth into the North Alabama Market. Andy has over twenty years in the finance and banking industry.
Beginning at an early age, Andy volunteered his time for many worthwhile causes, including: Volunteer Fireman, Elkwood Village (Special Needs Home), Athens Rotary Club Board Member, the Ardmore and Athens Chamber of Commerce. He is currently serving on the board of The School Foundation, is a PAC member for the Madison County Board of Education, Athens State University Foundation Board, member of the Huntsville Rotary Club and a “Paul Harris Fellow” Rotarian, member of the Committee of #100 and the Huntsville/Madison County Builders Association. He is also a recent graduate of the Huntsville/Madison County Leadership Program- “Focus 35”.
Andy believes we thrive the most when government learns to do more with less. He wants to take the lessons he's learned in the community lending industry and bring that mindset to the Alabama Legislature in Montgomery.