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Who is Kriss Andrews?

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DETROIT (WJBK) -

There is a lot of emotion, a lot of uncertainty and a lot of questions in Detroit right now. One of those questions is - who exactly is the program manager hired by Mayor Bing to carry out his restructuring plans?

Kriss Andrews is the new Program Manager in Detroit. Mayor Bing hired him to impose cutbacks and put reorganization plans into place.

So who is Kriss Andrews? And where did he come from?

Andrews lives in Novi. Back in 1999, he worked at a Southfield based financial consulting firm where he directed a team assigned to manage 3,500 rental properties in Detroit after a sub-prime mortgage lender went bust. He eventually directed the company to file bankruptcy.

Most recently, Andrews served as the CFO for an Auburn Bills solar panel company. He also led the company into bankruptcy.

Click on the video player as Charlie LeDuff attempts to talk to Andrews about his restructuring plan.

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