MEET ANDY

Andy Baan is a Republican candidate for Congress in Virginia’s Second District. He is an Iraq War veteran, earning a Bronze Star. He is an Eagle Scout and 30-year career Navy veteran, retiring as a Captain. He was selected and served six times as a Commanding Officer in the Navy Reserve, one unit earning the “Best in Nation” award.

Baan left active duty after his first four years, joining the Reserve and attending law school. He earned his degree and became a member of law enforcement as a prosecutor. He began his career at the Commonwealth’s Attorney’s office in Virginia Beach and moved to Colorado for work, becoming a felony prosecutor after serving for over 11 years.

Baan was recalled to duty as an Intelligence Officer during the first Gulf War and was recalled again from Colorado to serve as the Operations Officer at the NATO Headquarters in Norfolk, his second stint at a NATO command. He became a defense contractor, serving as a successful program manager. He is currently a cybersecurity consultant.

He has degrees from Notre Dame (BA), a law degree from Dickinson/Penn State, a Masters in National Security and Strategic Studies from the Naval War College, and a Masters in Cybersecurity from Norfolk State University. He has an extensive foreign policy background, having been to 39 countries, living in six of those, and working in four (Korea, Iraq, Djibouti, and Saudi Arabia).

Baan was recalled to duty as an Intelligence Officer during the first Gulf War, and was recalled again from Colorado to serve as the Operations Officer at the NATO Headquarters in Norfolk, his second stint at a NATO command. He became a defense contractor, serving as a successful program manager. He is currently a cybersecurity consultant.

He has degrees from Notre Dame (BA), a law degree from Dickinson/Penn State, a Masters in National Security and Strategic Studies from the Naval War College and a Masters in Cybersecurity from Norfolk State University. He has an extensive foreign policy background, having been to 39 countries, living in six of those, and working in four (Korea, Iraq, Djibouti and Saudi Arabia).

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Early Voting: May 5 – June 18
Election Day: Tuesday, June 21, 2022