Phone: (319) 688-1000
Matt has served in the Iowa City Community School District since July of 2013. Matt was Principal of South East Junior High for the 2013-2014 and 2014-2015 school years. Since that time he has served as Director of Secondary Schools and now Assistant Superintendent. Prior to Iowa City, Matt served two different school districts in Iowa, Williamsburg, and Bettendorf. Matt has two children at Lucas Elementary and another in preschool. His wife, Dr. Kate Degner is an assistant professor of Mathematics Education at St. Ambrose University. Matt is passionate about student engagement and innovation in education.