As the Communications & Events Manager, Matt oversees the online and offline communication strategies to position the Research Triangle Region as a global leader in the cleantech sector. These strategies encompass RTCC's website, social media, collateral materials, media relations, and email campaigns. Matt also assists the team in developing and organizing a portfolio of events in the region to help engage and connect stakeholders involved in the cleantech space.
Prior to Matt's work at RTCC, he served as a communications specialist for the NC Clean Energy Technology Center. In this role, Matt focused on the development of the clean transportation marketplace in North Carolina. This included organizing regional events and conferences while also overseeing the digital brand of the transportation team.
Matt received his Masters of Communication from North Carolina State University and his Bachelor of Science degree in Appropriate Technology from Appalachian State University.