Matt Tanner | City Impact Manager
Office: Miami, Florida
Born and raised in Richmond, VA, but have lived in Miami for eight years now.
University of Miami (undergrad) and University of Maryland-Baltimore (grad)
Proudest moment in my career:
Completion of a collaborative basketball court project in my community during my second year as a Peace Corps Volunteer
Job prior to The Mission Continues:
College-Wide Director of Workforce Readiness at Miami Dade College
Favorite winter activity:
What’s winter again? In Miami, it’s going to the beach and sleeping in a hammock 😉
Book on my nightstand:
Anything by Margaret Atwood
Hidden gem in current city:
Favorite sports team:
Most rewarding thing about working at The Mission Continues:
The pride of working to serve the men and women who have so valiantly served us all.
Exciting project currently in works (personal or professional):
Building strong, sustainable partnerships in South Florida, Orlando and Tampa.
Song that describes me:
Smooth Operator (Sade)
Item on my bucket list:
become scuba certified
Who would I dine with (dead or alive):
Nelson Mandela, Ray Lewis, Jane Addams and JFK.