Matthew Shambroom

Director of Operations

As Director of Operations at Project Drawdown, Matthew leads the finance, HR, technology, and operations areas of the organization.

Prior to joining Project Drawdown, he spent the last 10 years leading finance and operations for a variety of climate-focused organizations including Blu Skye Consulting, Yerdle (now, and Generous Films, where he produced the short film series Let Science Speak. He has a diverse background encompassing finance, technology, HR, and project management, and a passion for doing well by doing good.

Matthew’s undergraduate coursework was in Economics at the University of Rochester, and he holds a certificate in Climate Change and Health from the Yale School of Public Health, and a certificate in Nonprofit Financial Stewardship from Harvard.

Outside of work, Matthew is a life-long skier and soccer player, and more recently is a club DJ. He's happiest when spending time with his young nieces and nephew.