Matt is a member of the technology team. He is responsible for coding new features for Merit, making it faster and easier to use, and keeping our servers running and secure. Prior to joining Merit in 2014, Matt spent 12 years developing web applications for companies in a variety of industries including medical device regulation, scientific research, and telecommunications.

Matt grew up in Iowa and became interested in computers after his family bought their first computer in the early 90s. Eventually he went on to study computer science at Iowa State University. Most of his free time is spent raising his two young children, but he can often be found reading books on history or trying to improve his cooking skills.