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Andrews is a pediatrician who has been an active volunteer with the grassroots gun violence prevention group Moms Demand Action. She is an Associate Professor at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston and developed and directed the Department of Pediatrics advocacy curriculum.
She is a frequent invited speaker at Children’s Hospitals and Medical Schools across the country on topics related to child health advocacy and gun violence prevention. She is a member of the South Carolina chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Charleston County Medical Society. She serves on the Charleston County Medical Society School Health Committee which advises the Charleston County School District on matters related to child health. She is an appointed member of the City of Charleston Mayor’s Health and Wellness Committee and a member of the Fall Lowcountry cohort of the Furman University Riley Institute’s Diversity Leaders Initiative.
South Carolina’s 1st Congressional District was flipped by Democrats, in part due to 314 Action’s expansive voter outreach program, in 2018 by a margin of less than 2%. Republicans flipped this district in 2020 by a razor-thin margin and Dr. Annie Andrews represents one of the best chances we have in the nation to flip a GOP-held seat blue.