Matt has had a diverse career focused on launching new ventures, executive management, and change management. He served as the Community Director (regional General Manager) for WeWork in Central Texas and is a two-time Executive Director at nonprofits—Austin Young Chamber of Commerce and Progress Texas. He has been in the start-up and entrepreneurship space for over a decade. His work has given him firsthand knowledge of the challenges and solutions that both nonprofits and for-profit businesses encounter on a daily basis. He loves supporting other people and empowering them to pursue their dreams. In addition to his role as Blue Sky Partners’ Chief Strategy Officer, he served as Entrepreneur-in-Residence and professor at Trinity University. Matt is a Texas native and lives in Austin with his family and pup-star, Poe.