Mat is a Ferris State University graduate with more than 30 years of construction experience in design, construction, and overall project delivery across a variety of market sectors and different contract delivery methods. Mat joined Anova in 2017 and has successfully operated in a variety of roles based on our company’s needs.
Currently, Mat is working as the Anova Project Team Leader in Midland, MI on Project Galileo for Dow Chemical. His responsibilities on this and other projects have included overall project team facilitation, project planning, design management, pre-construction services, competitive bid estimating, project scheduling, field supervision, quality control, and day-to-day project management.
Some of his key projects include the Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, PA; Grand Rapids Convention Center in Grand Rapids, MI; Van Andel Institute Phase 2 Expansion in Grand Rapids, MI; Private Resort in the British Virgin Islands; Dow Chemical’s Customer Innovation Center in Midland, MI and IU Health Regional Academic Health Center in Bloomington, IN.
Mat excels at developing and managing teams for the owner, to design and build complex projects. He is passionate about ensuring the client’s intent and desires are met for the end users’ requirements, all while keeping the project within budget and on schedule. His favorite projects involve the opportunity to help clients fulfill their needs and provide the expertise to complete complex projects.
When Mat isn’t working, he enjoys playing golf, watching sports, traveling, working on remodeling projects, and volunteering. He has been a Board Member of Junior Achievement West Michigan and a Foundation Board Member with Holland Home and Faith Hospice. Mat has been married for 30 years to his High School sweetheart Jennifer.