Department of Recreation and Leisure Studies

Matt Skehan

Instructor

Office Location

316 Masterton Hall

Faculty Office Hours Fall 2016

by appointment

Phone

207-780-4172

Academic Degrees

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Therapeutic Recreation from the University of Southern Maine in 1999
  • Master’s Degree in Parks, Recreation and Tourism (Management Track) from the University of Utah in 2002

Profile

Since 2007 Matt Skehan has been the Director of the Waterville Parks and Recreation Department, Waterville Maine. The Parks Department oversees dozens of programs, facilities and community events for Waterville residents and the surrounding communities. Prior to his work in Waterville, Matt worked for Portland Parks and Recreation and Portland Public Schools, overseeing and initiating a variety of health and wellness programs.

Matt received his Bachelor’s Degree in Therapeutic Recreation from the University of Southern Maine in 1999. He went on to receive a Master’s Degree in Parks, Recreation and Tourism (Management Track) from the University of Utah in 2002.