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2012 - 2017

Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA, PhD

2012 - 2014

Lehigh University, Master of Engineering

  • Mechanical Engineering

2008 – 2012

Lehigh University, Bachelor of Science

  • Mechanical Engineering Major, Electrical Engineering Minor;

2003 – 2007

Upper Dublin High School, Fort Washington, PA

Academic Highlights

SmarteRx - Graduate Integrated Product Development

  • Designed and constructed a functioning prototype of a smart pill loading and dispensing system with accompanying Android application

Technical curriculum designer for Mechatronics, ME 374 (Summer 2012)

Collaborated on the design of a Senior Control Systems Lab, ME 387

Grader and solution publisher; Dynamics, MECH 102

Research: Hopper Space Simulator/Lunar Lion Google X-Prize Teams

  • Developed method to interface the hardware and software of the Hopper allowing for control algorithms to be compiled then executed on an on-board embedded computer and enabled them to control the servos, sensors, and thrust fans

Senior Project/IPD Capstone

  • Designed and prototyped a Flight Data System for model aircraft to relay real-time flight telemetry and aid in locating crashed aircraft

Text Message Doorlock

  • Constructed a door lock and access control system that can unlock, lock and notify of doorbell rings by text message

Work Experience

Impossible Incorporated LLC, Founder

  • Provides specialty Engineering Design and product development services

5th Street Capital Partners – Superintendent of Properties (05/10-08/14)

  • Manage 35+ houses and company office/apartment building
  • Routine maintenance and on-call for emergency repairs and lock-outs

Mattcomp Services LLC, Owner/Technician (2003-Present)

  • Computer hardware & software repairs, upgrades, maintenance, implementations
  • Web design and hosting solutions
  • Network, video, and telecom installation including cable/electrical runs

Lehigh University

  • Post-Doctoral Researcher and Professor
  • Full-Time Adjunct Professor (8/16-1/17)
    • TE 212 Technical Entrepreneurship Capstone
    • ME 207 Senior Mechanical Engineering Dynamics Lab
    • ME/MSE/TE 401 Graduate Integrated Product Development
  • Teaching Assistant
    • Teaching Assistant and Project Advisor - Integrated Product Development (8/13-5/16)
    • Engineering 97: Introduction to MATLAB and Arduino (1/13-6/14)
  • Dean's Doctoral Assistant (8/12-12/12)

Pocono Whitewater, Jim Thorpe, PA (06/09-Present)

  • River and Bike Guide; Trainer

USCSA NJ Conference (09/12-Present)

  • Race Official

Aalta Sports, Beaver Creek, CO (11/07-04/08)

  • Assistant Store Manager

Special Achievements

River Guide of the Year (2018)

John B. Ochs Award for Faculty Achievement in Entrepreneurship Education (2017)

Lemelson-MIT Student Inventor Competition - National Finalist (2nd place) (2016)

Eureka! Ventures Competition – 1st Place, Levin Advanced Technology Prize (2014)

Homewood Engineering Scholarship Recipient (2012)

Eagle Scout, Boy Scouts of America (May, 2006)

Science Research Competitions (1st place at Regional and State levels)



Professional Engineer

Home Improvement Contractor

Emergency Medical Technician