Andrew is the Principal of Broadmeadows Valley Primary School in Melbourne’s north, and a PhD research student at the Melbourne Graduate School of Education (University of Melbourne).
Andrew has worked in Victorian schools as a teacher and a school leader for more than 20 years. He led the closure and regeneration of four failing schools in the northern suburbs of Melbourne and is currently conducting research into teacher professional learning with Professor John Hattie. He also holds a Masters in International Education Policy.
Andrew has four primary school-aged children, plays drums in Melbourne rock band Royal Parade and loves to surf.