FiftyCrows Foundation Founder and Executive Director. Started FiftyCrows in September 2001, home of the International Fund for Documentary Photography. Helped National Geographic in the creation of the All Roads Photography Awards and continues to serve on the Board and as a Judge. Andy is also the CEO of LiveBooks, Inc which develops web-based applications for image presentation and marketing services for photographers. http://www.livebooks.com
For the past ten years he has been actively involved in the development of social cause organizations striving to make a positive impact on the human condition. He is a founding Board Member of Healing the Divide, a non-profit which brings cultural, social, and economic benefits to traditional communities in Tibet, Mongolia, Russia, India, Nepal, and Bhutan. He was the Founder and Executive Director of the Mad Housers of Chicago which built small living units for homeless individuals, and was a founding Board member of the highly successful magazine StreetWise, which has sold over $10 million in copies by homeless individuals, 75% which goes directly to the seller. Previously, he was the EVP & COO of Adjacency Brand New Media, a leading strategic web consultancy for award-winning e-business deployments for companies such as Apple Computer, Patagonia, Virgin Megastores, Esprit and Nordstrom. In 2000, he was named one of the top fifty people in design by Metropolis Magazine.