Andrew Butcher supports communities around the country in targeting under utilized land as a platform for creativity, health, justice, and resilience.
Andrew is an Adjunct Faulty member at The Heinz College of Carnegie Mellon University, a consultant to numerous national non-profits, and was founding CEO of GTECH Strategies - turning an idea in a classroom into a high impact, internationally recognized social enterprise celebrating 10 years in 2017.
Butcher was a Coro Fellow in St. Louis; An Echoing Green Global Fellow; a Hitachi Foundation Social Entrepreneur; and received his Bachelors from American University and his Masters from The Heinz College at Carnegie Mellon University. He lives in Maine, enjoys food metaphors, jumping in cold water, and celebrating parks with his two children and wife Julie Butcher Pezzino. He recently filled over 500 water balloons for
Butcher is helping advance creative partnerships between