Andy graduated from the University of Tennessee at
Knoxville in 2004 with a degree in agricultural economics and business with a minor in animal science. He also
received his master of business administration in 2007 from the University of Tennessee at Martin. Andy is currently
serving his first term as a state representative and farming full time.
Ellie graduated from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville in 2004 with a degree
in animal science. She started her career with Tosh Farms www.toshfarms.com in Henry, TN as their gilt selection manager (see livestock tab for more info.). After
5 years with the company she is now a stay at home mom.
Shortly after graduation Andy and Ellie were married and moved to
West TN and purchased a farm near Dresden. Their farm consists of a contract swine facility, a cow-calf operation, a
goat herd, Bermuda and mixed grass hay, pine trees, mums and pumpkins.
Andy and Ellie have five children, Josie, Andrew, Libby, Martha Ann and Sammy. Other
than farming they are also actively involved in activities at Long Height Baptist Church www.lhbcmckenzie.com, Weakley County Young Farmers and Ranchers, Weakley County Farm Bureau www.tnfarmbureau.org, and the Weakley County Junior Livestock Association. They both hold offices
and support these and other community organizations.
Andy is running
for re-election for State Representative-76th district of Tennessee. We respectfully ask that you please direct
all of your questions and opinions about legislation to the address below.