Andy was converted at school in his teens so has been a Christian for a very long time. He has worked for Ofsted and was a Senior Manager within child protection in a London Local Authority. Andy now works as an Independent Consultant.

Andy has been one of the longest serving elder for Emmanuel Epsom's sister church, Chessington Evangelical Church.

He is married to Maggie and they have two grown-up children and a son-in-law. Andy loves films, reading and he is passionate about music (especially Supergrass). He also enjoys taking leisurely walks with Maggie whenever possible.