Andy Burns serves as the Affiliate Development Specialist for the National Libertarian Party. His work is centered on providing tools and support to increase the footprint and marketing effectiveness of state affiliates. Previously, he served as executive director of the Libertarian Party of Minnesota. During that time, Andy dramatically raised annual revenues and managed LP Minnesota’s 2014 statewide petitioning effort which collected 13,000 signatures for 5 statewide candidates in just 14 days. This is the only time any minor party has accomplished this since 1998. Andy earned a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Minnesota Duluth, where he majored in Organizational Management. He lives in Minneapolis and professionally is passionate about non-profit tech, process management and teamwork.