As Project Associate for SAMHSA's CAPT, Matt directs the Service to Science subcontract process, including project planning and implementation, overseeing the proposal submission and review process, and assessing progress and outcomes. He also manages the development and maintenance of various online systems, including those that track the planning and delivery of CAPT services, collect and facilitate the review of Service to Science applications and subcontract proposals, and provide access to inventories of behavioral health indicators. Matt writes, edits, and manages production of the monthly report, develops training and technical assistance resources and other content for the CAPT area of SAMHSA’s website, designs communications products, and provides web-development and other technology support.
Matt brings experience working on a variety of public health topics, including mental health and school-based health promotion. He has written and prepared guidance documents and training modules on pandemic influenza preparedness, HIV in educational settings, and substance abuse prevention in a behavioral health context. He earned his M.P.H. in maternal and child health from the Boston University School of Public Health and his B.A. in public health from Johns Hopkins University.