Matthew J. Beem, PhD, CFRE
Chairman and CEO
Matt chairs the advisory board of the Institute for Sustainable Philanthropy in Plymouth, United Kingdom and is a senior fellow of the University of Missouri-Kansas City’s (UMKC) Midwest Center for Nonprofit Leadership. He is a featured speaker on fundraising and fundraiser compensation in the United States and abroad and is author of Performance-Driven Fundraising: Taking Control of Your Success.
Matt holds a Bachelor of Journalism in News Editorial from the Missouri School of Journalism at the University of Missouri-Columbia and a Master of Public Administration in Nonprofit Management and Doctor of Philosophy in Organizational Behavior and Higher Education Administration from UMKC’s Bloch School of Management and School of Education.