Faculty Profile for Matt Painter

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Matt Painter
Senior Lecturer — McCoy College of Business Administration
MCOY 322
phone: (512) 245-3591

Biography Section

Biography and Education

Matthew W. Painter is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Management and is also the Director of the McCoy MBA programs. He joined Texas State as a faculty member in 2011.

Matt earned a bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice with a minor in Psychology from Southwest Texas State University in 1999 and worked full-time in law enforcement from 1999 through 2005. He returned to Texas State University in 2006 and earned his MBA in 2008.

Matt's industry experience includes serving as a Senior Manager for Lennar, Inc., General Manager for Community Impact Newspaper, and Vice President of Operations at GasPedal. He also founded and currently operates MarketingLogic, a consulting company specializing in marketing and strategy for medical professionals in private practice.

In addition to his role as MBA program director Matt oversees undergraduate internships for management and marketing majors, graduate internships for the MBA and MSHRM programs, is the faculty advisor to the McCoy Graduate Student Association (MGSA), and serves on the University Marketing Committee. He lives in Georgetown with his wife, Tiffany, and their two sons.

Teaching Interests

Undergraduate internships, graduate internships, professional presentation and public speaking skills

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Painter, M. W. (2017). 5 Key Elements for Successful Graduate & Professional School Fairs. San Marcos, TX, USA.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Life Saving Medal, City of Georgetown. 2002

Selected Service Activities

Volunteer
Bobcat Build
2012-Present
Treasurer
Texas Association of Graduate Admissions Professionals (TxGAP)
June 1, 2018-June 1, 2021
Chair
MBA Advisory Board
2014-Present
Member
University Marketing Committee
January 2012-Present
Graduate Advisor
McCoy Graduate Student Association
2011-Present