Whether it was creating a door alarm from his toy space gun or building Frankenstein bikes, as a kid, Andrew quickly figured out how something works and turns it on its head. Andrew has been using this same divergent deliberation for 20+ years to drive innovation, growth and organizational excellence for dozens of organizations. Andrew brings hands on experience from multiple sectors, including; Social Enterprise, Creative Agencies, Non Profit, Tech, Real Estate, Banking, Finance, Start Ups, Entrepreneurs, Government, and Healthcare.
Previously, Andrew was Principal of Empowered Banking, where he established a nationwide team of experts offering marketing management, community development, financial service resources, and technology deployment consulting.
A sample of Andrew’s engagements, include; Producing Federal Reserve sponsored community development program focused on Enterprise Zone Business Lending for banks, businesses, and community development. Organizing de novo banking projects throughout California and Arizona, which involved the development of the bank’s market strategy, management team, technology investment, and capitalization. Gained Congressional support for homeownership program which matched REO product with HUD Home Buyer Education Graduates. Improved trade association value for Los Angeles Customs Brokers & Freight Forwarders by producing web capabilities with online membership data management. Dramatically improved sales performance with triple digit increases for 500+ producers and managers for Wells Fargo.