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Matt Thibeau

Title/s:  Senior Lecturer

Office #:  Lewis Towers 401

Phone: 312.915.6501



Matthew Thibeau serves as a management consultant and executive coach with extensive expertise and experience in publishing, strategic planning, and operations working with corporate, associations and nonprofit organizations. He has facilitated and led Board and leadership team retreats in innovative planning sessions and is a sought after public speaker at conferences.

As a management consultant, he has worked across various industries advising C-Suite executives on organizational development, strategic planning and change management. Clients include the UFPA/PMA, AM&AA, UNITE HERE HEALTH, and multiple faith based and nonprofit organizations.

Matt authored the McGraw-Hill’s Reading Teachers Supplement for Faith and Values, and coordinated the development of the Integrating Catholic Heritage, a supplement to The World Around Us social studies program. He was the contributing author to the National Catholic Education Association’s book Character Development in the Catholic School and the Today’s Catholic Teacher article Reviewing and Selecting the Most Appropriate Religious Education Program.

Matt also served as a founding board member of the Kucera Center at Loras College. He was the founder and director of the Macmillan/McGraw-Hill Education Foundation, an organization that seeks to identify, acknowledge, and empower the work of classroom teachers.


  • M,Div, University of St. Mary of the Lake, Mundelein, Illinois
  • B.B.A. Loyola University of Chicago

Program Areas

  • CPST 250 - Foundations of Organizations
  • CPST 360 - Development and Change in Organizations

Courses Taught

"The class was very enriching for me. This was my first class about management and definitely I want to keep studying this field. It is a leadership course that is crucial for developing our careers."