Matt Skroch

Matt Skroch
Matt Skroch
Project Director
U.S. Public Lands and Rivers Conservation
The Pew Charitable Trusts


Matt Skroch of the Portland, Oregon, office directs Pew’s efforts to conserve wildlife corridors in the West, working with federal, state, and nongovernmental partners to bring together—and foster collaboration among—scientists, policymakers, and management.

Before coming to Pew, Skroch worked with regional and statewide conservation organizations in Arizona, New Mexico, and northwest Mexico, overseeing programs focused on wildlife corridor conservation, wilderness protection, habitat restoration, and private land conservation.

He holds a bachelor’s degree in wildlife biology from Iowa State University and a master’s in conservation planning from the University of Arizona.