Andrzej Jarmoc was born in Bialystok, Poland, he migrated to the United States in 1988. Graduated from Weber High School in 1995. History is his passion since early childhood, and growing up idolizing Indiana Jones, it was a logical step for him to study History and Anthropology at a college level which he did at University of Illinois at Chicago. He began working in Chicago Public Schools system in 2003. His career began in Kelvyn Park H.S. on Chicago's Northwest side. He was lucky enough join Hancock's family and community in the spring of 2013.