Matt Niemi

Partnership Development Rep

Matt hails from Michigan’s Upper Peninsula and received his MA in English, with a focus on literature and pedagogy, from Northern Michigan University. While attending school, he took on sales position at Verizon Wireless. During his four years at Verizon, he was promoted to manager. After completing his degree, Matt became an adjunct English instructor at his alma mater.

Matt’s motivation for working at ThinkCERCA is his belief that education had a major impact on how he approaches life and remains an important factor in his own professional development. Matt feels strongly that access to quality education is an important part of community growth and success.


Best Halloween costume:
In college, my roommate and I dressed as the robots from Flight of the Conchords.

Favorite holiday: The fourth of July.

Favorite condiment: Any kind of mustard, but preferably hot.