Andrew was appointed by Governor Whitmer to lead the Marijuana Regulatory Agency (MRA) in April 2019. The agency oversees the Medical Marihuana Facilities Licensing Act and Marihuana Tracking Act as well as the medical marijuana registry card program under the Michigan Medical Marihuana Act. The agency is also responsible for implementing the regulatory program enacted under the Michigan Regulation and Taxation of Marihuana Act. MRA’s mission is to establish Michigan as the national model for a regulatory program that stimulates business growth while preserving safe consumer access to marijuana. Andrew has been in licensing and regulation with the State of Michigan since 2004, including experience with the Michigan Gaming Control Board, Department of State, and occupational and health professional licensing.