Andrew C. Wheeler

Managing Director & Practice Leader Education and Not for Profit AltoPartners Philadelphia

Andrew C. Wheeler is Managing Director and Practice Leader of the Education and Nonprofit Practice and is an active member of the Healthcare Practice. He also sits on the firm’s Executive Committee. Previously, he served as the firm’s Chief Lean Officer and drove process improvement initiatives to deliver more value to clients. Andrew’s clients have included research intensive-institutions, medical schools, liberal arts colleges, and museums. Prior to joining the firm in 2003, Andrew spent four years with Heidrick & Struggles. Passionate about finding the right individuals who can make a significant impact for institutions and organizations, Andrew has spent his entire career discovering and recruiting leaders. He listens carefully to and partners closely with his clients in a transparent manner.

Andrew began his career in undergraduate admissions at Bowdoin College in Maine. He managed student volunteers, reviewed applications, and recruited prospective students. Andrew subsequently worked in the creative and technical staffing industry for HireKnowledge and effectively managed the Philadelphia, New York, and San Francisco offices.

Professional Activities & Achievements Pennsylvania Workforce Investment Board, Board Member Economy League of Greater Philadelphia, Board Member Bowdoin College, Class Agent Host international students from around the world Hiked the 2,600-mile Pacific Crest Trail from Mexico to Canada

Education AB, Government, Economics minor, Bowdoin College