As a Systems Associate in Third Sector’s San Francisco Office, Matt is responsible for leading knowledge management, talent development, and other business process improvement initiatives across the organization. Prior to joining Third Sector, Matt was an Associate in Cigna’s Operations Leadership Program where he provided strategic and tactical support to help launch an experience design organization, managed a team of 18 direct reports, and oversaw the recruitment efforts for the Operations Leadership Program. Before Cigna, Matt worked for Paz y Esperanza, an international human rights organization based in Lima, Peru. During his time in Peru, Matt researched opportunities for cross sector collaboration at the intersection of environmental conservation and indigenous land rights. He was tasked with leading focus groups and interviews with government officials and representatives from indigenous communities to understand their respective values and priorities. Matt graduated from Covenant College with a B.A in Community and Economic Development and a minor in Business.