Johnny Andrews joined the St. Louis Post-Dispatch in December of 2007. He has spent the last twelve years working as a staff photographer for the Florida Times-Union, The News & Observer in Raleigh, NC, and the South Florida Sun-Sentinel. Andrews is from Atlanta and studied photojournalism, film and business at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
His work has been honored by the Atlanta Photojournalism Seminar, the Southern Short Course in News Photography, and the North Carolina Press Photographers Association. Andrews was also named a Racial Justice Fellow by the University of Southern California's Annenberg Institute for Justice and Journalism.