Dr. Vandrew comes to Shippensburg University with extensive experience as a public school administrator. His most recent position was Assistant Superintendent/Chief Fiscal Officer where he worked as part of a collaborative leadership team providing administrative support to a growing school district in central PA.  Dr. Vandrew earned his undergraduate degree from Shippensburg University, Master’s degree
in Public Administration from Penn State University and Doctor of Education degree in Administration and Leadership Studies from Indiana University of PA.  In 2016 he was the recipient of the prestigious Gary E. Reeser Memorial Award from the PA Association of School Business Officials as the outstanding school business official of the year.  Dr. Vandrew has consulted on school budgeting and finance, human resources, program evaluation and organizational structure in public schools.  His research interests include school finance, organizational development and alignment, human resources, school governance and the impact of learning environment on student performance.