Washingtonian Magazine describes Andy Rotherham as being "at the forefront of U.S. education policy” and Doublethink Magazine calls him "the go-to guy for those looking for serious, cogent, analysis of the latest education trends." As a Senior Advisor to Whiteboard Advisors and Co-Publisher of Education Insider, Andy brings state and federal policy experience honed as Special Assistant to the President for Domestic Policy at the White House during the Clinton Administration and a state board of education member in Virginia. Andy, a partner at Bellwether Education, also writes the widely-read education policy blog Eduwonk.com. In addition to regular columns for Time Magazine, Rotherham has written for a wide-range of publications including The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, The Los Angeles Times, USA Today, Politico, Education Week, The Washington Monthly, and The Times of London as well as academic and trade publications.
He currently serves on the board of directors for Democrats for Education Reform, The Mind Trust, and the Curry School of Education at the University of Virginia as well as advisory boards for The Broad Foundation, Education Pioneers, Harvard University, and the National Governors Association. Andy has also authored or edited four influential books on education policy.