is a public affairs manager at PhRMA focusing on scientific and regulatory communications. Prior to joining PhRMA, Matthew was a health policy analyst at National Journal’s Network Science Initiative where he primarily supported companies across the biopharmaceutical industry with policy analysis, partnership identification, and messaging strategy. Matthew completed his undergraduate studies in political science at the University of Washington and subsequently earned a Master of Public Health from the George Washington University. A native of the Pacific Northwest, Matthew currently resides in Washington, DC. In his personal time, Matthew enjoys playing bass guitar, competing in amateur DC sports leagues, and exploring new neighborhoods in the DMV area.