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Matt Menietti

STL Startup Week
Lead Organizer
As Director of Programs at Arch Grants, Matt leads Founder engagement and support for Arch Grants portfolio companies. Over the course of his career, Matt has held a wide variety of roles in the St. Louis startup ecosystem, spanning the economic development, nonprofit and venture capital sectors. Throughout these experiences, they’ve shared a common goal – helping to expand capacity and connectivity within the region’s emerging tech community. Matt is an alumnus of two well-respected civic leadership programs: the Coro Fellows Program in Public Affairs and the AmeriCorps VISTA program. A St. Louis transplant, Matt hails from Iowa City, Iowa, and holds degrees in Electrical Engineering and Entrepreneurship from The University of Iowa.