Andy was born and raised here in the Texas Panhandle. He graduated from Boys Ranch and then with honors from West Texas A&M University where he was named Man of the Year. He joined the KAMR Local 4 News team in 1997. After spending 4 years as sports director he moved to the news desk in October 2003. Today, he co-anchors Studio 4 and the KAMR Local 4 News at 5:00, 6:00, and 10:00 with Jackie Kingston.
Andy loves Amarillo, the Panhandle and its people. Because of this, he has chosen to spend the majority of his extra time giving back to the community. His work in local schools earned him the AISD Warren Kincaid Award in 2007 and the Hero for Children State Education Award in 2006. His reporting earned him a Regional Edward R. Murrow Award. Andy’s accomplishments on the news desk and in the community landed him a spot in WT’s Communication Hall of Fame.
At home, Andy loves to spend time with his lovely wife Michelle, daughters Mayzie Grace and Piper June, and their three dogs.