Matt Folk


// Vice President for University Advancement and Alumni Engagement

// President and Chief Executive Officer, Purdue for Life Foundation

Matt Folk, a 1991 Purdue electrical engineering graduate and Purdue’s vice president for university advancement and alumni engagement, is president and chief executive officer of the Purdue for Life Foundation. Folk recently retired as president and CEO of a large manufacturers representative firm specializing in the sales and marketing of semiconductor and electromechanical components.

Additionally, Folk has been president of the Boiler Business Exchange in Indianapolis for many years, has been very active in all aspects of alumni engagement across campus, and was the Purdue for Life committee chairperson.