Andy has been in this sport for 29 years, starting as a competitor and continuing as an instructor. As a competitor, he skated all disciplines of the sport (speed, artistic and hockey). His background consists of many regional and national titles and in 1986, he was a member of the USA World Team in World Class Dance.Andy began his teaching career in San Jose, California in 1994. In 1995, he moved to Redwood City, California and taught there for 4 years. In 1999, Andy moved to Virginia and began teaching at Skateland in Chester, Virginia.