Andrew has lived in and around Laindon and Basildon all his life. He currently works in highways for one of the London boroughs and has a good working knowledge of local government, both from his day job and eight years as a borough councillor. He currently sits on the Housing and Communities Committee, as well as the Laindon Town Centre Working Group. Andrew previously served as a governor of Basildon Hospital, trustee of Basildon Community Transport Service and the Citizens’ Advice Bureau. He is hoping to join Jeff Henry to give Laindon Park & Fryerns a strong voice at County Hall.