D. Matthew Goodwin, P.E. / C.E.O.
Matt has 37 years of civil engineering experience within both the public and private sectors, and is currently the Chief Executive Officer of Goodwin and Marshall, Inc., a professional civil engineering services company he co-founded in 1987. He began his career with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers where he spent three years assigned to the General Hydraulics and Hydrology Section responsible for the analysis and design of flood control structures. He moved to the private sector in 1985, joining a private consultant as a Project Manager. Matt founded Goodwin and Marshall in 1987. He has completed successful mixed use master planned projects in Arizona, Texas, Tennessee and Mississippi. Matt specializes in floodplain delineation and reclamation activities, and continues to work with the US Army Corps of Engineers and FEMA on a regular basis. He has both a B.S. and M.S. in Civil Engineering from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Matt has worked with a number of municipal agencies on development related concerns, including: Board Member for the West Surprise Land Owners Group (WSLG) preparing regional water and wastewater solutions for the western region of Surprise, Arizona, a member of the City of Fort Worth Drainage Review Committee and a member of the Town of Flower Mound Engineering Standards Committee. He has also served as an expert witness on floodplain, drainage and other general civil engineering matters.