Matt Benford serves as the Director of Operations for Today’s Youth Matter and handles day-to-day operations, human resources, financial and administrative duties for TYM. Additionally, he supports TYM’s information and technology systems, fund development and programming. Matt’s goal is to help create the structure for TYM’s programs and ministries to thrive. He seeks to help TYM expand by bringing business process to impact kingdom vision.
Previously, Matt served as a Program Administrator for the Making Waves Foundation in Richmond, CA. Before that he was a Student Ministries & Operations Pastor for 7 years.
Matt holds a B.A. in Pastoral Studies and Bible from Moody Bible Institute in Chicago, IL and a M.B.A. in Non-Profit Administration and Management from Crown College in St. Bonifacius, Minnesota.
Matt and his wife, Angela, live in Antioch, CA, with their son.