Andrew grew up on Long Island where he spent most of his time fishing, hiking, and writing on the famous Jones Beach and Montauk Point shoreline. He attended Hofstra University where he earned a Bachelors degree in Creative Writing & Literature. His love for nature is seen in his photography and writing. He has traveled across the U.S. numerous times, as well as through much of Europe, and has a deep appreciation for the diverse landscapes that can be seen around the world. His writing is an expression of his passion and love for nature.