Job Title: Head of Vendor Management, Sporting Goods
Industry: Retail Business Development
Mentor Since: Fall 2017
Will Mentor: Graduate Students, Undergrad Students, Bridge MBA Students
As a transitioned submarine officer after 8 years of service in the US Navy, Matt has been integral in developing the talent of his subordinates both on the submarine and while an instructor at the University of Washington. His ability to connect with people has allowed him to become influential in creating long term alumni and community relations with the Naval ROTC Unit. He is mostly recognized for his congenial communication style, his personal mentorship, and ability to grasp technical concepts quickly.
MBA: Wharton, BS of Naval Architecture engineering: United States Naval Academy
Mentoring Objectives & Scope
I have been focused on developing leadership principles and learning how to be implement those tactics. I have also been involved entrepreneurial ventures (Cloudburst Brewing) and can help with early stage startup coaching.
When and where do you hold meetings with your students?
Evenings. I can be available close to SeattleU or at my office in South Lake Union