Andrew Patricio is the Principal, Digital Services at Unidos where he leads the development of our digital services portfolio. Andrew is responsible for the creation of an organization wide strategy that ensures that technology and data are effectively used to advance our mission. He champions innovation across teams via both process and technology improvements to provide effective, pragmatic, and sustainable solutions to problems facing the US hispanic community using both current and emergent tools, technologies, and research.
Prior to joining Unidos, Andrew led technology teams at numerous District of Columbia government agencies. He is the former Chief Data Officer/CIO of the District of Columbia Public Schools where he led the implementation of the district’s first reporting data warehouse and the successful multi-million dollar replacement of the core Student Information System. He also ran a consulting firm advising multiple clients from the non-profit and commercial startup sectors on how to make more effective use of their data. He has spoken at numerous conferences and currently serves as a board member and technical advisor for a local charter school serving young people seeking to transform their lives by re-engaging in their education in a non-traditional school environment. He received his bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the University of Illinois.