Meet Andrew

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Andrew Yeager is a Trustee on Carroll ISD's School Board. In November 2021, he won a special election to fill Place 7, a spot that was vacated early, and he's now running for re-election for a three-year term in the May 7, 2022, election. He is also a successful media sales director and adjunct professor with a long history of community involvement and leadership. 

 

Born in Ann Arbor, Michigan, Andrew was raised by a community college professor who instilled in him the value of hard work and education at a very young age. That early emphasis on education and growth would ultimately go on to drive his dedication and passion for pursuing knowledge, growth, and excellence in every endeavor he undertook. Andrew earned his B.A. in Communications

from the University of Michigan and M.A. in Integrated Marketing with honors from Marist College in New York. 

 

After earning his undergraduate degree, Andrew forged a successful career in media sales. With 30 years of experience in management and team leadership working for some of the world’s largest media companies, Andrew has proven himself as a consistent and proven leader in both the office and the community.          

Andrew has resided in Southlake for eight years and is an active and respected leader and community volunteer. Andrew volunteers with the Carroll High School Marching Band Boosters and is a member of Southlake Sister Cities. He is a member of the Grapevine Sailing Club, having participated in both its Main Street Days fundraiser and as a fleet secretary. Andrew has volunteered for the Junior Achievement business education program, National Clear the Shelters Pet Adoption Day, and is a mentor to his media sales students. He coached his daughters' soccer team for eight years and led the YMCA's Adventure Guides/Indian Princess program.

 

Andrew and his wife Patty have been married for 24 years and are the proud parents of two Dragon graduates and one current Dragon. They attend Good Shepherd Catholic Community Church.

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Leadership & Distinctions

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Honors

  • Lambda Pi Eta, The National Communications Association Honor Society

 

 

Community Leadership

 

  • Carroll High School Marching Band- Chaperone, Nomination committee, Parking duty

  • Congresswomen Beth Van Dyne-  Block walker, phone bank, poll station volunteer

  • Good Shepherd Catholic Community- Casino Night fundraiser, Men’s Club past secretary

  • Grapevine Sailing Club- Main Street Days fundraiser, Mutineer 15 fleet past secretary

  • Clear the Shelters pet adoption, Jr. Achievement teacher, Mentor program

  • Southlake Families PAC- Candidates’ phone bank, polling station volunteer

  • Southlake Sister Cities- Event volunteer, family member

  • American Heart Association- Company blood drive leader – Reader’s Digest Assoc.

  • Member, Lambda Upsilon Chapter, Marist College

  • St. Joseph’s Catholic Church & School– Parish Council member, Chair, Jubilee Jog fundraiser

  • University of Michigan Alumni Club of Chicago- Past board member

  • Wilmette Park District- Youth soccer coach – 8 years

  • Advertising Club of New York- Programming committee

  • University of Michigan Alumni Club of New York- Past Vice President, board member
     

Certifications

 

  • Internet Advertising Bureau (“IAB”)- Digital Media Sales Certification

  • Hootsuite Certified Professional in Social Marketing

  • Hootsuite Platform Certified 

  • American Canoe Association- Certified Standup Paddleboard Instructor

  • American Red Cross First Aid Certified

Qualified  |  Dedicated  |  Trusted