Andre’ is an APMP-certified and Shipley-trained business development consultant with more than 25 years of experience in the federal, state and local government, international and political arenas. His comprehensive cross-functional team leadership skills include project management, training, coaching, and strategic communications, which have helped capture billions of dollars in contract awards.
Andre’s federal acquisition and contracting experience allows him to assess clients’ requirements to quickly develop customized strategic solutions. Andre is a resourceful business and proposal developer with a measurable record of aggressively identifying opportunities and providing agile methods and strategies to capture complex bids.
Andre’s public service includes political appointments at the Pentagon in the offices of Small Business, Defense Acquisition and the International Armaments Cooperation for the Secretary of Defense. He also served as the Economic and International Trade Public Affairs Specialist for the Secretary of Commerce. Andre has worked for and consulted with Fortune 500 companies and innovative startups.
Andre graduated with honors from Temple University and received a degree in Political Science/Economics specializing in International Political Economy. He has also completed advanced studies in International Commerce and Policy, Public Sector Financial Management, and Statecraft and National Security Affairs.
Andre has served as an executive board member and treasurer of Ignitus Worldwide, an international nonprofit that promotes youth-led civic engagement. Andre currently resides in Montgomery County, MD.