In 1996, Fr. Zoran arrived in the Caribbean where he established St. Spyridon’s Orthodox Mission in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
He was elevated to the rank of [[Archimandrite]] by Metropolitan [[Athenagoras (Aneste) of
Panama|Athenagoras (Aneste)]] of Mexico on [[December 13]], 1999.
Archimandrite Andrew transferred to the [[Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia]] in December 2008, but was released back to the [[Ecumenical Patriarchate]], prior to his election to the Episcopacy, upon personal request by Metropolitan Athenagoras (Aneste) to Metropolitan [[Hilarion (Kapral) of New York|Hilarion (Kapral)]].