Born and raised in San Gabriel, CA, Andrew moved to the bay in 2009 to attend UC Berkeley, graduating with a B.A. in English and a minor in Conservation and Resource Studies. Andrew has served youth in various capacities, from college access to restorative justice, most recently supporting youth in the Alameda County court and community school system. When not serving youth, Andrew organizes with Teachers 4 Social Justice, growing social justice-centered education from the grassroots up. He also spends time making music, writing, studying up for liberation, and reading comic books.