Andre is a PhD student in Statistics advised jointly by Mark van der Laan and Alan Hubbard. He received an M.A. in Biostatistics from UC Berkeley and previously received B.S. degrees in Applied Mathematics and in Economics from North Carolina State University. His research seeks to develop target estimators for parameters of interest of semi-parametric and non-parametric statistical models. This work is motivated by problems arising in biomedical sciences, public health and precision medicine.