As Chief Engagement and Communications Officer, Matt serves as the company’s senior communications advisor and leads an integrated team that is responsible for the company’s global engagement and communications activities, including media relations, brand management, digital, creative and advertising, executive and employee communications, government affairs, and corporate citizenship.
Prior to joining Peraton, Matt spent more than 18 years with Northrop Grumman, most recently as director of communications for its former Cyber and Intelligence Mission Solutions and Space ISR Systems divisions. He also had responsibility for their enterprise-wide cyber/non-kinetic branding efforts.
He previously held senior leadership roles in strategic communications, government relations, strategic planning, and business development at Northrop Grumman.
Matt earned his bachelor’s degree in international relations from the College of Wooster, and a master’s degree in organizational science from the George Washington University. He is active in many non-profit organizations and currently chairs the board of George Mason University’s Honors College, serves on the Executive Committee of the Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce, and is a member of the board of the Virginia Chamber of Commerce.