Since 2003, Matthew W. Hamill has been responsible for the association’s government and public relations activities, as well as its research initiatives and overall communications strategies. Before joining NACUBO, Hamill served as a Senior Associate at The Institute for Higher Education Policy. At the Institute, Hamill consulted with numerous higher education institutions and other nonprofit organizations, focusing on tax policy issues.
Prior to joining the Institute, Hamill served as Vice President for Public Policy for INDEPENDENT SECTOR, an association that broadly represents the nonprofit sector. From 1991 to 1997, Hamill served as Vice President for Administration for the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities. Hamill served as the legislative director for Representative Robert T. Matsui of California and as district representative for Representative Matthew F. McHugh of New York.
Hamill received his bachelor's degree from Amherst College.