Born and raised in Lebanon, NH, Andy Sanborn is a 4th generation New Hampshire native. A graduate of New England College in Henniker NH, he focused his business degree on Finance, Economics, and Marketing. After college, Mr. Sanborn spent 15 years working in the New Hampshire Commercial Lending industry going as far back as Indian Head Bank, and he finished his corporate finance career in Chicago, overseeing a large international leasing company.
Today, along with his best friend and wife of 22 years, Andy and Laurie are involved in several industries, including R & D manufacturing in the automotive industry, real estate development, and financial consulting. Additionally, he may be most notably known as the owner of a local restaurant in Concord called The Draft. He is also on the Board of Directors for the New Hampshire Lodging and Restaurant Association and is active with several charitable organizations.
As a business owner, Andy has experienced so much that is good and challenging in running large and small companies. These experiences have provided him the tools and abilities to confront today’s challenges in Government. While some may simply complain or wring their hands with indecision, Andy has proven an ability to create real world solutions to solve problems.
In 2008 Andy entered the world of politics, running for the State Senate in New Hampshire. Presently he consults with several State Senators, crafting legislation and working to solve some of the State’s economic challenges. He has been a leading voice against the LLC Income Tax.
Andy and Laurie love all that New Hampshire has to offer from hiking and camping, to all motorsports and living life to its fullest.