Andrew started working on board in 2000, before transferring to Union Station. He has been Local Chairperson for VIA Agreement No. 1 since 2010, and was a Grievance Officer from 2008 to 2010. Over that time, he has dealt with a wide range of issues, which will allow him to hit the ground running as a Regional Representative. Beyond the Union, Andrew worked outside VIA Rail in the Human Resources field for several years, experience which gives him a unique perspective on the position.
In addition, Andrew has the education to support his experience: he is bilingual, with an Honours Degree in Political Studies from Queen’s University and a Graduate Certificate in Human Resources from Sheridan College.