Matt is recognized as a leader helping companies get the most out of their data and analytics initiatives. As director of customer consulting at Tableau, his team is responsible for helping customers understand and apply Tableau technology to achieve maximum business benefit. He has spent his career focused on data management, BI, and analytics and has a passion for the positive change brought about when an organization is empowered by data. Prior to Tableau, Matt worked for a human capital management software company where he helped build and bring to market a workforce analytics platform. In his free time Matt enjoys time with his wife and two young boys on outdoor adventures, and is in the process of building one epic treehouse in their backyard.