Andrew Fellows

Andrew Fellows

Andrew Fellows

Faculty Research Specialist; Community & Outreach Program Manager
Office: 
Patuxent Building, Room 1109-D
Telephone: 
(301) 405-2042

Andrew Fellows comes to the University of Maryland College of Information Studies as the Community Outreach Program Manager after decades of experience in non-profit advocacy, local government, and grassroots community development.

  • Mayor of College Park, MD 2009 – 2015
  • Commission on Environmental Justice and Sustainable Communities, 2002-2015
  • Chesapeake Regional Director for Clean Water Action, 1999 – 2014
  • College Park City Councilman, 2001 – 2007

Andy’s previous appointments also include the U.S. Conference of Mayors’ Water Council, the Metropolitan Washington Council of Government’s Board of Directors, the Chesapeake Bay and Water Resources Policy Committee, the Transportation Planning Board, and the Maryland Commission on Environmental Justice and Sustainable Communities.

Andy’s passion for and experience in community organization is a great asset to the College of Information Studies’ work in understanding and developing information systems and technology that create smart and connected communities. Andy shares a joint appointment with the University of Maryland College of Information Studies and the University of Maryland Environmental Finance Center.

Focus

Understanding and developing information systems and technology that create smart and connected communities.

Current Research Interests

  • Connected Communities
  • Local Government
  • Sustainability

Education

  • MA, American Studies, University of Maryland

Data Analytics to Support Innovation Communities

Associated Research Centers:
Principal Investigator: Susan Winter
Investigator: Andrew Fellows

Data Analytics for Community Decision-Making

Associated Research Centers:
Principal Investigator: Susan Winter
Investigator: Andrew Fellows