As the VP of Strategic Partnerships, Matt oversees the continued development, promotion and execution of BioEnterprise’s mission of promoting healthcare innovation and growing the biomedical sector in Northeast Ohio. Prior to joining BioEnterprise, Matt spent seven years with Cleveland Clinic Innovations (CCI), translating medical breakthroughs into patient-benefiting products to the commercial market. As the Director of Inventor Services, Matt established and implemented a process that was used to evaluate early-stage technologies and usher them toward a commercial outcome. Matt received a B.S. in political science with a focus in engineering, math and science from the United States Naval Academy and an M.B.A. from Case Western Reserve University.