Andrew was the first game writer ever hired by Big Huge Games, where he wrote and co-produced The Asian Dynasties expansion for Age of Empires III. He spent the next several years as a Narrative Designer on the open-world RPG Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning; and he was the Lead Narrative Designer on The Legend of Dead Kel expansion and the cancelled Reckoning sequel. After a short stint as the Senior Narrative Designer at Epic Games’ Impossible Studios, Andrew came to Sparkypants, where he does a little bit of everything. In addition to his game development work, Andrew is an author of acclaimed young adult novels, including Funny Little Monkey and Freak Magnet. He holds a M.F.A. in Creative Writing for Children and Young Adults from prestigious Vermont College, and his books have been nominated for numerous state and national book awards.