His background and experience begin with a B.S. of Civil Engineering. After graduating from Virginia Tech in 1994, Andrew served in the Marine Corps as a CH-46E helicopter pilot, Aircraft Maintenance Officer, and Forward Air Controller. He remained on active duty from 1994-2003 when he returned to the Dallas area to oversee the family business, Tejas Textured Stone.
In 2006, he sold the flourishing company to Pavestone and remained as VP of Operations until 2009.
Andrew has built, staffed, and successfully launched multiple businesses including factories in Florida, California, and Texas.
He and Jeff also founded Compliant Background Chex together in 2012.
Andrew continues to reside in the Dallas area with his family. When away from work, Andrew loves participating in family mission work, hunting, fishing, flying, and cheering on his kids in sports and activities.