Elementary Instructional Assistant
High school graduated from: Belmont
College: Andrew studied Elementary Education at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater.
Previous employment: Most recently, Andrew worked as a Paraprofessional and After School Program Teacher in Belmont Community Schools.
Family: Andrew has two younger sisters, one of which attends Belmont High School. His parents adopted him and his sisters in 2012. Andrew also has a one-year-old puppy named Ranger.
Hobbies/Free time interests: I love outdoor activities such as camping, hiking, and running. On the weekends I work as a server/bartender at Steves Pizza in Platteville.
What attracted you to apply in #PointerNation?: I have heard many good things about the community.
What has impressed you so far about Mineral Point Schools?: The welcoming and kindness from each and every staff member every day. It really feels like this is the place I belong.
Quotable: “I have a great love for working with kids and watching them grow into young adults. I put all my time into helping my students not only grow academically, but in life. I am an extremely devoted person and will do everything I can to help students wherever is needed. I feel that I am a great role model for the younger generations and I find myself someone who they can look up to.”