Andre gave his life to Christ at the age of fourteen in his hometown of San Diego. He began his journey toward vocational ministry at Rancho Bernardo Community Presbyterian Church, where he served in music ministry for ten years. Andre completed his Bachelor of Arts degree in Music at the University of California, Irvine, and his Master of Divinity at Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, CA. After graduating, Andre worked as a hospital chaplain for a season, followed by the role of Community Life Pastor at Fellowship Monrovia, a non-denominational church plant in Monrovia, CA. Later he worked as the Director of Operations at Renewal Church of Chicago. Andre currently lives and works as a carpenter and writer in Niantic, CT with his wonderful wife, Melissa.