Andrew has been a member of Laura's CorkBuzz team since September 2016. He grew up in Pensacola, FL and studied journalism at The University of North Florida. In addition to being a Certified Sommelier though the Court of Master Sommeliers and class instructor at CorkBuzz, Andrew contributes stories about food, travel, and wine to various print and online publications, including The Back Label, Somm Journal, and the Alcohol Professor. Andrew spends his free time traveling in wine regions, and hosting wine & hospitality focused events. He enjoys wine from all over, but Portuguese wine is hands down his favorite. Next time you see him, ask what his favorite wine is, and what he's pairing with it.