Matt Bonney-Cohen

Ice Cream Cohen-isseur, Leadership Nerd, Proud Abba

Matt is the Senior Educator at Based in Boston


Matt is the Development Manager for Boston University Hillel, where he is responsible for securing the philanthropic support necessary for Hillel to empower students to ignite their passions, activate community, and engage the world around them. Prior to joining BU Hillel in 2017, Matt coordinated executive education programs at Harvard Kennedy School, focusing on programs in national and homeland security as well as state and local government policy. He holds a master’s degree in management with a certificate in nonprofit management from Harvard University Extension School and earned his bachelor’s degree in film and television from Boston University’s College of Communication. 

Matt is a member of the Washington Square Minyan Va’ad, a past chair of israel360, and a former OTZMA Fellow. A life-long Bostonian and Deadhead, Matt is a kvelling Rebbetz-man to Elizabeth and a Grateful Dad to toddler Ma’or.