Andrew grew up all over Colorado and
started swimming year round when he was five years old. While
in Colorado, Andrew swam for Castle Rock Swim Team and Castle View
High School for multiple years. After graduating high school, he
went to the University of Wyoming and graduated with a degree in
Elementary Education with a concentration in Cultural Diversity.
While at Wyoming, Andrew also played water polo for 4 years.
Coach Andrew started head coaching various summer swim teams in the Fort Collins area. After graduating college and spending a few months teaching overseas, Andrew was the assistant coach for the Fort Collins Boys High School swim team and the Fort Collins Area Swim Team where he worked with swimmers anywhere from learning to swim to Junior National qualifiers. Most recently Andrew has been the Head Coach of the Lifetime Fitness Westminster site. While there, the team reached new levels of success. Lifetime produced its first ever Sectional qualifiers and sent a continuing growing team to Zones and State. Andrew’s Coaching philosophy is based on positive reinforcement, teaching proper technique, pushing swimmers to achieve in and out of the water, and having a little fun!