Andy Albert

Years in Industry: 32

Education: Dual bachelor’s degree in finance and telecommunications management; Syracuse University, MBA; College of William & Mary

Motto I Live By: Do it right the first time, and use the right tools for the job (thanks, Dad, for both of these).

What item in your home or office most “sparks joy” in you? The collage of pictures in my home office from my trips to Africa.

Last show binged: “Ozark”

Last linear content you watched live: “American Idol,” “The Voice.”I love the talent and drive of the contestants.

Latest slang phrase or hashtag you’ve learned from your kids? Spill the tea.

Biggest challenge facing the industry? How to rein in content costs, especially retransmission consent.

Favorite podcast: “Somebody Somewhere”

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