Matthew Young
Assistant Dean for Advancement, College of Engineering and Applied Science


Matthew Young joined the CU-Boulder advancement team in January 2015 as Director of Development. He is responsible for raising private philanthropic support for the College of Engineering and Applied Science. Matt’s previous advancement experience includes working in the development departments at the University of Notre Dame, the University of Chicago, Feeding America, and serving as a consultant for CCS Fundraising.

Prior to his career in development, Matt lived in East Africa teaching and volunteering with humanitarian efforts.  He helped establish a health clinic, volunteered at an orphanage, and managed to overcome multiple bouts of malaria.

Matt earned his undergraduate degree and a business management certificate from the University of Notre Dame. In his free time, he enjoys watching and playing sports, traveling the world, and dining out.