Matthew joined VDW in 2015. He leads VDW's IT infrastructure, financial oversight, production scheduling as well as business development. He brings a diverse technical expertise to VDW. For 17 years he was an Information Technology Specialist at IBM with a focus on UNIX distributed file systems, storage area networks, and hardware virtualization. During the 10 years prior Matthew was an environmental scientist for a consulting firm where he specialized in air quality and noise assessments with a minor focus in ecological surveys and risk assessments. He received his Bachelor's in Biology from the University of Colorado at Boulder.