Matt Needham is the Director, Academic Knowledge Base at IHS. Matt graduated from Michigan State University with a B.A. in Political Theory & Constitutional Democracy. During college, Matt was President of his campus libertarian group and attended several IHS events. He joins IHS after working for Students For Liberty where he last served as Senior Director for Leadership Development. Outside of work, Matt is a fan of Michigan State Spartans and Chicago sports teams as well as a musician and songwriter.