As Chief Executive Officer of Brado, Andy works alongside global brands who share his passion for the ideas and relationships that transform lives.
Prior to Brado, Andy worked closely with health care providers to extend care models into people’s everyday lives. The firm he founded and served as CEO of was a finalist in the 2015 Mayo Clinic THINKBIG Innovations Challenge, a national competition for entrepreneurs with innovative ideas to transform the future of health.
Andy also served as CEO of a 50 year old IT services firm where he delivered record profitability and shareholder value. There, he led the company’s expansion into data and strategy consulting services that prepared health care providers for value-based care.
Andy began his career in strategic design and brand strategy. He was partner of an internationally recognized firm that designs and activates leading global brands including Harley Davidson, IBM, Nike, Caterpillar, and GE. There he moved from strategist to managing director to partner in less than five years.
For eleven years, Andy has co-hosted ForeChange, an annual meeting of national health system CEOs, Silicon Valley titans and venture-capital-funded health disruptors. ForeChange has become a respected, exclusive forum for health leaders to share ideas and create partnerships to transform healthcare.
Andy is a Fellow of the Aspen Health Innovators Fellowship and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.
He chairs the board of Jubilee Services, a non-profit organization that helps bridge African American men from prison to the middle class. He also co-leads an annual Homes of Hope mission trip to Ensenada, Mexico.
Andy lives in St. Albans, Missouri, with his wife and five children.