Andrew Moffit is the husband of the Governor of Rhode Island, Gina Raimondo. Read further to learn about the life, career and lesser-known facts about this celebrity spouse and discover what makes him famous.
Personal Life and Education
Andrew Moffit, the First Gentleman of Rhode Island was born in Michigan, United States of America. His father is Thompson Moffit, a World War II veteran and his mother is Giesela Moffit, a retired teacher. Andrew received his bachelor’s from the University of Michigan and further received a Master’s in Science from Oxford University. He didn’t stop with his education there and went on to acquire a Juris Doctorate from Yale Law School.
Andrew Moffit briefly worked as an elementary school teacher at Houston Independent School District. Post which he worked as a Judicial law clerk at the US District Court of New York. He then began working as an Associate for Davis Polk and Wardwell LLP. In 2012, he began working as an associate professor at Brown University and Harvard Graduate School of Education. On January 6th, 2015 he became the First Gentleman of Rhode Island. He worked as a Chief People Officer and Strategic Advisor at PathAI. Currently, he works as an Executive Vice President for Sword Health.
Gina Raimondo and Andrew Moffit
His wife Gina Raimondo is the governor of Rhode Island. She was born on May 17th, 1971 in Smithfield, Rhode Island, United States of America. She is a businesswoman, lawyer and a politician. Her parents are Joseph and Josephine Raimondo, and she has two older siblings.
Gina did her schooling at La Salle Academy. She completed her further education and received a BA, Ma and Doctor of Philosophy from Oxford University. She also holds a Juris Doctorate from Yale Law School. Besides this, she has an honorary degree from Bryant University and a BA in Economics from Harvard College.
Gina and Andrew got married on December 1st 2001 in Providence. The couple are loving parents to two daughters.
Andy’s Role As First Gentleman Of Rhode Island
As the First Gentleman of Rhode Island, Andy takes up the responsibility of reducing child hunger rates, promoting and improving outdoor recreational opportunities and raising awareness about mental health and eliminating the stigma that encircles mental health in Rhode Island.
Facts about Andrew and His Family
- Andrew’s wife, Gina was one of the first girls to graduate from La Salle Academy.
- Andrew and his family are practicing Catholics.
- Andrew and his family reside to the east of Providence.
- Andrew is also an author, he has penned the book ‘Deliverology 101: A Field Guide For Educational Leaders’.
- Andrew’s wife was the administrator for Women and Infants Hospital in Rhode Island.
- Andrew’s wife, Gina is of Italian-America line of descent.
- Andrew’s wife, Gina was the first ever woman to serve the role of the Governor in Rhode Island.
Andrew Moffit is a loving husband and father. Besides this he is an intellectual and smart individual who has paved his own path of success. Being the son of educators, Andrew has dedicated a part of his life towards teaching and helping others learn.