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    Matt Smith
    Matt Smith

    Program Assistant

    Alma Mater:
    Northern Illinois University

    Matt Smith came aboard the athletics development team in January of 2013. His primary responsibilities include being the first contact for donors, handling priority seating, and managing the day to day operations of the athletics development team. Matt has been employed at Northwestern University since 2010, serving first as the Program Assistant and then as an Information Specialist/Matching Gift Specialist for Gift and Records Services in Alumni Relations and Development. His primary responsibilities included coordinating with donors and companies to apply for matching gifts, answering donor and staff questions pertaining to matching gifts and reaching out to donors to increase matching gift participation.

    A native of Elmwood Park, Ill., Matt holds a bachelor's degree from Northern Illinois University.