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Matthew Slay - Director of Development

Mathew has served Life School as a Program Manager since 2013. During his time as PM, Matthew oversaw the implementation and continuous improvement of a significant portion of Life School’s Human Capital Management System, which includes P.E.A.K.  performance measurement system and Life School U.  As a Life School representative, he also had opportunities to speak to and train educators from across the country and to serve as a board member on nonprofit boards (most recently Cedar Hill Shares). Matthew has also had articles published in local and national publications highlighting his expertise. Matthew will provide continued P.E.A.K. oversight until the end of September and then he will devote his time and talents to the support and execution of the Life School mission advancement/fund development strategies.


Prior to joining Life School, Matthew worked 6 years serving education, healthcare, and philanthropic non-profits to execute comprehensive fund development strategies. Before working in the philanthropic sector, Matthew was an English, Writing, and Science Teacher in Taiwan.


Matthew is married to Kellie and they find great joy in raising their son Harrison (4) and daughters Adelaide (3) & Clementine (1).