Matthew B. Christensen, LDS Philanthropies donor liaison, received his B.A. from BYU in public relations and his masters of public administration from the Romney Institute at BYU. As a donor liaison assigned to the College of Humanities, he cultivates relationships with alumni and friends of the College interested in furthering its mission through financial contributions and gifts in kind. Matt is specifically tasked with furthering the priorities of the Dean. He currently also assists BYU Studies and the Office of Religious Outreach in raising funds. Before coming to the College of Humanities he was assigned to BYU’s Museum of Art.
Though not a formally trained academic, research interests include the doctrines of the Restoration and Latter-day Saint history from the 19th and 20th centuries as well as current events.