Web Developer Specialist
Matthew started work with UGA as part of the Franklin College OIT Web Services Team in June, 2017.
Franklin College Responsibilities
Responsible for building and maintaining existing web systems hosted by the Web Services Team in Franklin OIT. Matthew is currently working on a new pilot course evaluation system along with the powerful web platform built by Franklin OIT.
Matthew is a graduate from Georgia Gwinett College with a B.A. in Information Technology with a concentration in Software Development.
He has attended the AITP National Collegiate Conference twice while working towards his B.A. in 2015 and 2016, taking home three 1st place National awards concentrating in Java Development, Mobile Applicaitons, and Database Architecture.
Matthew has multiple years of professional experience as a software engineer. Before joining the team at Franklin he worked as a Ruby on Rails and Ember JS software engineer for a startup named Finsync, focusing mostly on time allocation, timesheet approval, and year end reporting in payroll.
Matthew has a twin brother, and they are known famously in Athens as the Berger Brothers.
He loves to spend his free time attending New Revolution Taekwondo in Athens, and recently obtained his 2nd degree black belt in the World Taekwondo Federation.