Rev. Andersen is the Retired Rector Emeritus at St. Elizabeth’s Episcopal Church in Ridgewood, New Jersey, where he served from 1972 until his retirement in 1991.
He received his B.A. degree from the University of Redlands, California, a Master of Divinity from Colgate Rochester Divinity School, and an M.A. from Farleigh Dickinson University. He also did graduate work at Columbia University.
Rev. Andersen has been active with Habitat for Humanity, he enjoys spending time in NYC.