Drew is a software engineer at Spectralux Avionics in Redmond, Washington. He is a graduate of Pacific Lutheran University (B.S. in Computer Science & Computer Engineering, minor in Math) Previous personal projects include a drum-kit sequencer built on the Arduino microcontroller platform, a retro text-based adventure game written in Java, an atari punk console, an autonomous GPS-based robot, an inventory management android app, an analog instrument distortion pedal, and an EEG-responsive robot. While at PLU he competed in the ACM-ICPC and was a member of the men's rowing club, serving as coxswain, captain, and president.

Drew enjoys playing ukulele, video games, and tennis.