Matthew Durham joined TVMDL in December 2021 as the agency’s assistant director for finance and chief financial officer.
Mr. Durham came to TVMDL from the Texas A&M Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital (VMTH) where he served as the assistant hospital director for finance and operations for 17 years. While there, he provided strategic leadership across all financial and operational areas.
At TVMDL, Mr. Durham is responsible for all financial activities including formulating and analyzing data in support of the agency’s mission, preparing biennial legislative budget requests, managing procurement activities, preparing the annual operating budget, and overseeing federal cooperative grants, agreements and contracts.
Prior to joining the VMTH, Mr. Durham served in various financial capacities across Texas A&M University dating back to 2000. He is a 1997 graduate of Texas A&M University. In 2011, Durham completed a three-year graduate program from the Veterinary Management Institute at Purdue University. In 2018, he completed the “Executive Certificate in Business Essentials” certificate program from the Texas A&M University Mays Business School. He has also served as a steering committee member for the North American Veterinary College Administrators for the past eight years.