Andrew Burt is a writer and researcher for NAVEX Global, where he collaborates with risk and compliance experts to develop content offering information, education, and best practices on industry issues and emerging trends. He is also responsible for the data collection and analysis that underlies the organization's various benchmark reports. After obtaining his MPA from Indiana University, Andrew managed communications for the University of Oregon’s Global Education Oregon initiative. There he directed messaging across 38 colleges and universities for over 20 educational programs worldwide. More recently, he served as a research historian for the Reuben G. Soderstrom Foundation for Organized Labor Studies, and was co-author of the award-winning biographical series Forty Gavels.