Prior to joining The Chamber, Matt held leadership roles with Shire plc, an international specialty biopharmaceutical company; worked with PNC Bank where he managed regional communications projects; led media relations and related communications activities with Keystone Mercy Health Plan, the largest HMO serving medical assistance recipients in Pennsylvania; and held a variety of marketing and communications positions with the American Red Cross. Matt began his professional career in radio producing public affairs programs and sporting events. Matt volunteers regularly as an advisor, speaker, moderator and emcee, with numerous philanthropic and community organizations.
A graduate of Penn State University, Matt earned a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism with a minor in Sociology, and studied mass communications at Manchester University in England. He is a proud native of Philadelphia’s Overbrook neighborhood, and resides with his wife and three children in Chester County, Pennsylvania.