Matt Burns

Manager, COE Marketing Communications

Center for Operational Excellence (COE)


Matt develops and executes COE’s communications strategy, which includes its website, e-mail campaigns, printed materials, Current State e-newsletter and Think Op-Ex blog. He also works with COE-invited speakers and event management/coordination.

Matt joined COE in 2011 from the Columbus Business First newspaper, where he worked for four years as web coordinator, covering breaking news for the paper's online edition. He has dual bachelor's degrees in French and news writing/editing from Ohio University.