Matthew guides EF’s strategies to build public support for equitable clean energy and climate policies in the Midwest. Working in the region and in close partnership with campaign experts across EF offices, Matthew designs and funds strategies that create the diverse and powerful coalitions and collaborations needed to meet the ambitious state, regional, and federal policy goals in the power, buildings, transportation, and climate sectors.
Most recently, Matthew held multiple roles in the climate and clean energy philanthropic space as a consultant, including the Minnesota State Director for Energy Foundation, a convener of the Minnesota Climate Donor Table, and an advisor to other climate donors. In all of these positions, Matthew developed trusted relationships with funders and nonprofits, and provided strategic guidance and planning on climate, clean energy, and equity strategies in the Midwest. Matthew also has served as the Vice President, Climate with the National Audubon Society, as well as in various roles at religious nonprofits supporting action on climate.