Andy Rein grew up in Clarence, a town just outside of Buffalo, NY. He headed south for college, where he attended the University of Maryland, College Park. While there, Andy double-majored in Government and Politics, and Criminal Justice, and minored in Astronomy. After graduating from Maryland in 2007, Andy interned for Senator Charles Schumer on Capitol Hill, and also worked for a state-based private lobbying organization, dealing with environmental and energy legislation. He left Washington, DC in 2009 and moved to the Philadelphia area to attend Villanova University School of Law where he is pursuing a joint law degree and Master of Public Administration. Andy recently interned with the Consulate General of Israel to the Mid-Atlantic Region, and is currently working in Mayor Michael A. Nutter's Office of Policy Planning and Coordination for the City of Philadelphia. Andy is also Vice President of the Student Bar Association at Villanova Law. He currently lives in Wynnewood, PA.