Director of Software Development Practices
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matt.brooks@candid.org

Matt is dedicated to leading and coordinating Agile software development practices and strategies at Candid. He works with software development teams to put those practices into beneficial behaviors and actions that lead to excellent performance and results.

Matt has been working in software development for over 20 years, including projects at the local, state, and federal government levels. Starting out at the smart card pioneer 3-G International as a software developer, Matt later worked at the services division of the health and human services company Maximus. Matt began his career at GuideStar in 2006 and since then has worked ceaselessly to improve and enhance the capabilities, features, and underlying technologies of guidestar.org. After several years Matt transitioned to the position of Enterprise Scrum Master, taking responsibility for overall Agile implementation at GuideStar. At Candid Matt continues to be an Agile advocate, working cross-departmentally for the benefit of all Candid’s software development teams.

He has a B.A. from the College of William and Mary.