As the first recipient of this award, Andy daily exemplifies PeopleTec’s commitment to technical excellence and customer satisfaction. Andy joined PeopleTec in 2008 and works in Brad Blume’s group supporting MDA Engineering on the Joint Integrated Air and Missile Defense Multiservice System Engineering Team. In this role, Andy has repeatedly demonstrated technical excellence in support of his Government customers and is a key member of the MDA Capabilities and Limitations Assessment Team. He consistently demonstrates innovation in the workplace, for example playing an instrumental role in developing an effective algorithm to correlate ballistic missile target data from multiple sources. Andy has authored or co-authored many key MDA documents and point papers, and was selected to lead multiple MDA and Joint Services technical working groups. Andy has received repeated accolades from several MDA senior managers and does an excellent job of representing PeopleTec and the company’s dedication to “People First. Technology Always.” Andy is a dedicated, long time PeopleTec employee who has consistently demonstrated loyalty and performance excellence.