State Senator Andy Sanborn
Dean’s Advisory Council Member
Born and raised in Lebanon, NH, Andy Sanborn is a 4th generation New Hampshire native. A graduate of New England College in Henniker NH, he focused his business degree on finance, economics, and marketing.
After college, Sanborn spent 15 years working in the New Hampshire commercial lending industry going as far back as Indian Head Bank, and he finished his corporate finance career in Chicago, overseeing a large international leasing company.
Today, Sanborn and his wife, Laurie, are involved in several industries, including R&D manufacturing in the automotive industry, real estate development, and financial consulting. Additionally, he may be most notably known as the owner of a local restaurant in Concord called The Draft. He is also on the Board of Directors for the New Hampshire Lodging and Restaurant Association and is active with several charitable organizations.
In 2010, he was elected to the New Hampshire State Senate, where he has been crafting legislation and working to solve some of the state’s economic challenges.