Andy Rye grew up in Fort Smith, AR and attended University of Arkansas in Fayetteville where he earned his Bachelor of Science in Finance. He is currently an executive in the long term care industry and sits on the board of the Arkansas Health Care Association. He resides in Fort Smith with his wife and four boys.
He has spent several years coaching baseball and basketball in the area and is a strong advocate of youth sports. He has a passion for helping kids find their gifts and using them to the best of their ability.