Peabody Chamber of Commerce
Board of Directors
The Peabody Area Chamber of Commerce is a voluntary group of business leaders with a vested interest in improving the economic, civic and cultural wellbeing of the area. Since 1931, the Peabody Area Chamber of Commerce has been considered one of the largest, most influential business groups in the area.
Matt has been a member of the Peabody Chamber since 2015. In 2016, he was nominated and elected to become a board member. Visit www.peabodychamber.com to learn more about PACC and how to become involved.
Allergy & Asthma Awareness Initiative, Inc.
Executive Board Member / Director
The Allergy and Asthma Awareness Initiative, Inc. is committed to raising awareness and education around allergies, asthma and food intolerance. Matt became a board member of the Allergy & Asthma Awareness Initiative, Inc. in fall of 2016. As a board member, Matt has been a key player in developing strategic initiatives to implement the AAAI mission of spreading awareness and education.
Learn more at www.aaaipeabody.com
Young Entrepreneurs Academy
Instructor & Mentor
Matt’s involvement with The Young Entrepreneurs Academy began in the fall of 2015, where he served as a mentor for students aspiring to start their own business. This year, Matt is both a mentor and instructor in the program. With the guidance of the instructors and mentors, students are taught the fundamentals of how to operate a small business. At the end of the program, students are asked to present their business plan to an Investor panel who will then award one student with a college scholarship.
If you have any interest in being a mentor for the Young Entrepreneurs Academy or know a motivated student who may be interested in the program, please visit www.yeausa.org for more information.
Economic Development Restructuring Committee
Founded in 1989, the Peabody Main Street Association has been working to revitalize downtown Peabody for more than twenty years. In 2016, Matt was selected to serve as an Executive Member of this association.