Matt is responsible for day-to-day maintenance, monitoring and updating of the CFO, Rural Schools Partnership, Cause Momentum and Give Ozarks websites, all organizational social media accounts, and monitoring of local and regional media for CFO-related press. In conjunction with the Senior Vice President for Communications and Marketing, Louise Knauer, Matt coordinates CFO press coverage, special events and presentations and helps develop produce CFO print materials, including quarterly newsletters, the annual report and special projects.
Matt is from Ozark, Missouri and attended Drury University. His background is in journalism; he previously worked at the Springfield News-Leader, the Christian County Headliner News and spent six years at Whitaker Publishing as both a print editor and digital director for various publications and projects. Matt earned his MBA from Drury University in 2009. He is past president of the Downtown Springfield Association board of directors and a graduate of Leadership Springfield Class 30.
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