Andrew earned his BSc in Environmental Sciences and Ecological Design from the Rubenstein School at the University of Vermont. He specializes in hydroponic production and systems design, but finds himself working on projects related to almost all aspects of urban agriculture. He has done horticultural work with companies such as Windowfarms, Brightfarms, and Sky Vegetables, and currently is a horticulturalist and lead systems designer for Blue Planet Consulting. He has extensive experience growing commercial hydroponics, both with greenhouse and completely indoor vertical farm applications, and understands growing, marketing, and business development greatly. He also grows gourmet mushrooms and develops growing technology with his own company, Smallhold.