The Mississippi First Board of Director recently approved the nomination of Matt Bengloff.  The Cleveland resident is the Managing Director of District and Alumni Partnerships for Teach For America’s Mississippi Corps.  He is also the co-owner Delta Dairy FroYo in downtown Cleveland, and is a member of the local Rotary Club and Cleveland/Bolivar County Young Professionals.

Matt is a New York City native who joined TFA’s Delta Corps after graduating from Southern Methodist University.  He taught middle school math in Arkansas before joining the TFA staff.  He enjoys running, college football, and discussing politics and education reform in Mississippi.