Andy Chong Sam

Instructor, Detroit

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Prior to Tech Elevator I was...

a Software Engineer at Ford Motor Credit.

The students at Tech Elevator...

are motivated and driven by self-improvement.

The best part of my day is...

when I see a Eureka! moment.

Andy is an experienced information technology professional with a focus on software craftsmanship. Before joining Tech Elevator, he served as a Software Engineer at Ford Motor Credit. During his time at Ford Credit Andy also held roles as a treasury systems developer, business intelligence engineer, and solutions architect. Prior to his time there, Andy worked as a consultant with Accenture.

Andy has developed software in C, Kotlin, Java, and JavaScript. Additionally, he has vast expertise in data warehousing and business intelligence; having worked with a myriad of relational database systems, No-SQL databases, and WebFOCUS.

Andy earned his master’s degree in Information Systems from the University of Michigan and is currently working on a second bachelor's degree in Mathematics at the University of Illinois Springfield.