Matt is another director with ties to the namesake, growing up with brother Chris on their family’s farm, before moving on to bigger things
Currently the Manager of Engineering and Chairman of the Board for KLM Engineering, Matt also serves as Command Sergeant Major for the 682d Eng. Bn. He has been with the Minnesota Army National Guard for about 20 years. Additionally, Matt has served with the Height of Land Chapter, Minnesota Society of Professional Engineers – Vice President and Secretary/Treasurer, and is active with American Legion Post 181.
He graduated from the University of Minnesota, Institute of Technology with a Bachelor of Civil Engineering degree, currently holding Professional Engineer certifications in several states.
Matt feels that the current state of higher education pushes students into ever-increased levels of debt just to secure an education and he wishes to help relieve the strain on those working to put themselves through school.
“I hope through the foundation that we can spread the word of EMF’s purpose, intent and mission through professional contacts and organizations, in hopes of influencing other like-minded persons to become involved or provide donations,” Matt said.