Andrew was born and brought up in Oxfordshire, and has subsequently lived in various parts of the country, and abroad. After a career in education, he trained at Wesley House, Cambridge, and was ordained into the ministry of the Methodist Church. In March 2018, he moved from Doncaster to Falmouth.
He looks after Falmouth and Mawnan Smith Methodist Churches. Andrew is married to Ruth, and has 2 grown up sons and 4 grandchildren.