Andrew Perkins joined the N.C. Board of Transportation in 2003.
He is Assistant Vice Chancellor for Facilities and Engineering at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University in Greensboro. Prior to that appointment, he served as the university engineer. Before joining North Carolina A&T, Perkins retired with the rank of colonel from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers after 29 years of distinguished service.
Originally from the Tidewater area of Hampton, Va., Perkins received his Bachelor of Science in architecture from Hampton University and his Master of Science in architecture from the University of Wisconsin. He is also a graduate of The National War College in Washington, D.C.