Andy Cheng grew up in the Bay Area and has spent many years on the East Coast and in the Midwest. Professionally, his 25+ years of work experience has been primarily focused around marketing, sales, and general management roles within small businesses as well as subsidiaries of global organizations. Currently, Andy is a part of the Worldwide Developer Relations team at Apple. He has also co–authored business case studies and been a business school guest lecturer. He has a B.A. from Boston College and an M.B.A. from Santa Clara University.
In addition to his day time job, Andy gets fulfillment from volunteering with various organizations. He’s had the honor of being board president of Congregation Beth Am in Los Altos Hills, CA. Additionally, Andy is a board member for Beloved Community and has served as an advisory board member for Be’chol Lashon, an organization that grows and strengthens the Jewish people through ethnic, cultural, and racial inclusiveness. He’s a member of the Jewish Community Federation’s Racial Justice task force and served on the Union of Reform Judaism’s Diverse Equitable and Inclusive Lay Structures task force. He also served as a mentor for UpStart’s Jews of Color Career Development program.
Last but certainly not least, Andy and his spouse live in Palo Alto, CA and have two boys.