William V. Andrew, Ph.D.

Dr. Andrew (Bill) is a private investor and philanthropist. He is Co-Manager of Ocean Blue Entertainment, co-founder and life member of the Andrew Family Foundation, co-founder and president of the AFC Public Foundation, President of Andrew Trust Company, co-founder and chair emeritus of the Board of Trustees of the Summit School of Ahwatukee, a limited partner and current member of the Executive Committee of the Arizona Diamondbacks, Director of the Arizona Community Foundation and a Trustee at The College of Wooster. He has served in board or management committee roles for many organizations including Knights Apparel, Inlign Wealth Management, Applied Photonics, Whisper Creek Log Homes, Sound Surgical Technologies, Tapeworks and Valley Youth Theatre. Dr. Andrew earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Chemical Physics from the College of Wooster in 1985 and earned his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering from Arizona State University in 1990 and 1996, respectively. His research interests included automobile imaging radar systems and computational electromagnetic solvers applied to advanced helicopter and missile systems antennas. From 1985 through 1995 he worked in various engineering capacities for Andrew Corporation, AG Communication Systems, Orbital Sciences and Arizona State University. Dr. Andrew is a private pilot and enjoys spending time with his wife and three children.