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Matthew Lathrop ’01

Global Azure Partner Lead
Areas of Speciality
  • Microsoft Austin TX


Matthew was born and raised in Austin, Texas and proud 3rd generation Aggie.  Next move was to College Station, Texas and graduating Texas A&M University in 2001 with a Bachelor of Arts in Speech Communication with a Minor in Public Relations. During Matthew’s tenure at A&M, he was a dedicated member of the Aggie Football Team and spent his last two years of athletic eligibility as a member of the Texas A&M Rugby Club where he was selected as the first BIG XII Collegiate Rugby All-American.  As a business professional, Matthew has 18+ years’ experience in technical sales specific to Cloud-based technologies, consulting services and project management.  Which has afforded him the opportunity to work for two global leaders in technology: Rackspace Technologies and Microsoft.   Matthew is passionate about helping student find their way into post-college life with a rewarding career, leveraging their Communications degree and experiences.