Jeremy Newhouse joined MATTER in March of 2013 following extensive international experience working in Congo and Tanzania in education, microfinance initiatives, and entrepreneurship development. While studying for his MBA at the Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota, Jeremy was a founding member of Microfinance Alliance that promoted microfinance awareness throughout Minneapolis and on campus. In his role as board member for Microfinance Alliance, Jeremy spoke at the 2008 Peace Prize Forum along with Mohamed Yunus and other dignitaries. Jeremy was recruited to St. Cloud State University where he became the first director of the SCSU Micro Loan Program- assisting SCSU in design and development of the first university run microloan program in the Midwest. Jeremy has a passion for entrepreneurship and has owned and operated several businesses. Jeremy received a B.A. in Divinity from Magdalen College, and an M.B.A from SCSU.
Jeremy currently lives in St. Paul with his wife Jessica, and sons Orion and Oscar and daughter Selah.