Matthew has served as Treasurer of the City of Ann Arbor, Michigan, since 2006. He also coordinates the City’s risk management and customer service activities. Prior to his appointment as Treasurer, Matthew served the City as Financial Manager and in various roles within Parks & Recreation. He also served four years as Director of Membership for the Golf Association of Michigan (GAM), a 501(c)3 nonprofit corporation. In his role at the GAM, he was presented with the Outstanding Service Award by the Michigan Interscholastic Golf Coaches Association in 2002.
Matthew earned the designations of CPFIM in 2007, CPFA in 2008, MICPT in 2010, and CFIP in 2012. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and a Master of Business Administration with Distinction, both from the University of Michigan. He was awarded a Real Estate Fellowship to the University of Michigan by the U of M - Urban Land Institute in 2001.
Volunteer activities include serving on the Board of Directors of the Association of Public Treasurers of the United States & Canada (APTUSC), serving on the Board of Directors of the Michigan Municipal Treasurer’s Association, serving on the Michigan Municipal League Municipal Finance Committee, serving on the SEMCOG Local Government Revenue Task Force, and serving as Vice President of the Washtenaw Golf Association, of which he is a co-founder. Matthew currently serves as President of APTUSC, and was presented with the Dr. Jackson R.E. Phillips Award by the association in 2014, for significant contribution to the field of treasury management.
Matthew, his wife Annge, and their children split their time between Ann Arbor and Tawas. They enjoy hiking, biking, camping, and University of Michigan athletics at in their spare time.