Andrew was born and raised in Hattiesburg, MS. He has served in church ministry for over 10 years. He received his Bachelor of Science in History and Master of Science in International Relations from Troy University. He is currently pursuing a Masters of Divinity with a specialization in Biblical Languages from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. Andrew is married to Alyson (Stroh) Phillips, and together they have three beautiful daughters: Emilia, Eleanor, and Isla. He enjoys the outdoors, traveling with his family, and all things football.