Andy is a CRNA at James Lovell Federal Health Care Center/North Chicago VA where he works as an independent anesthesia provider alongside active duty Navy and civilian CRNAs and civilian anesthesiologists. Andy is an Instructor for Rosalind Franklin University, College of Health Professions, Nurse Anesthesia Department, and is a preceptor and mentor for program SRNAs at James Lovell FHCC in North Chicago, IL. Andy received his Bachelor of Science in Nursing from University of Minnesota, his MS in Nurse Anesthesia from Rush University, and is currently in dissertator status for his PhD in Nursing from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. He is also member of the Sigma Theta Tau Honor Society. Andy’s research focuses on the education and role transition success of CRNAs.