Andrew Linford

Cell phone: (415) 375-0379


Stanford University

Stanford, CA
September 2008 - June 2011
  • B.A. International Relations 2011, minor in U.S. History, certificate in African studies
  • Studied Abroad at Oxford: cultural learning and one-on-one tutorials with Oxford professors in two subjects: Economics of Globalisation and also Music Composition
  • Studied composition with Mark Applebaum and Giancarlo Aquilanti
  • Studied Beginning Java

Previous Experience

International Teaching Associate, Ministry of Education

Singapore, Singapore
September 2011 - December 2012
  • Taught at St. Andrew's Secondary School, an all-boys government school
  • Taught English, Music, History, and Maths
  • Developed music composition curriculum to prepare O-Level Music students for their exams

Coro Fellow in Public Affairs, Coro Northern California

San Francisco
August 2013 - June 2014
  • 9 month graduate-level training program that prepares diverse and talented individuals for effective and ethical leadership focused in public affairs, primarily using varied short-term consulting engagements
  • Bechtel: Utilized QlikView to visualize the data showing bank relationships with the Treasury

School Experience

Head & Co-Head Coordinator, Melody & John Gill Elementary

Redwood City, CA
March 2009 - June 2011
  • Taught disadvantaged elementary school students music theory and beginning piano
  • Chaired 5 person committee creating new music theory curriculum


  • Solid knowledge of Ruby, Rails, HTML, CSS, and SASS. Workable knowledge of Java, Javascript, and VBA.
  • Excellent knowledge of Sibelius, proficient with Finale and Logic Pro


  • Composed musical postlude for opera production of Der Jasager that placed 3rd in Division 1 of the 2012 National Opera Association Competition
  • Certificate of Honor, Proclamation: City and County of San Francisco for achievement in musical composition, 2005