Matthew Gentile is a principal at Deloitte Financial Advisory Services in Washington, D.C., where he leads Deloitte’s federal analytics practice. In 2013, he was appointed by the U.S. Secretary of the Interior to serve as a member of the National Geospatial Advisory Committee.
Gentile began his career as a White House staffer supporting environmental science and policy development. Upon completing graduate studies at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1997, he co-founded Syncline, a geospatial services company that helped revolutionize how state, local, and federal governments publish and share geospatial data. In 2003, he co-founded Traverse Technologies, an analytics firm, which was acquired by Deloitte FAS in 2010.
Gentile received a bachelor’s degree in environmental science and public policy from Indiana University and a master’s degree in city planning from MIT.