Andrew joined the CSCA in 2011. He is well versed in the concepts of data analysis, relational database design, data management and spatial analysis. His current responsibilities at the CSCA involve maintaining the national Major Retail Chain and Shopping Centre databases in addition to providing members timely insight on trends impacting the Canadian retail and commercial industries. Andrew is pursuing an MBA at the Ted Rogers School of Management and holds a Bachelors of Arts (Honours) Degree with a major in geography from Wilfred Laurier University. Furthermore he completed a Post Graduate Certificate in GIS from Niagara College. Prior to joining the CSCA, he worked in the engineering industry where he utilized GIS, database and infrastructure modeling technologies to support a variety of infrastructure management activities.