Matt Bowman – Founder & Certified Utah Teacher

For nearly 25 years, Matt Bowman has been involved with education, online learning, public school choice, technology and entrepreneurship.  He loves helping students learn practical skills to be successful in college, career and life!


Matt Bowman is a Utah-certified teacher who started the My Tech High program in 2008 to help public schools provide students a personalized, distance education program focused on technology and entrepreneurship.



  • Bachelor's Degree – Education, BYU (1994)
  • Master's Degree – Education, CWU (1996)
  • Executive Management Program, Stanford (2002)

Teaching Experience

  • Current position (2008 – present):
    • Online teacher focused on technology and entrepreneurship for students ages 6-18
    • Develop personalized distance education programs for Math, English, Science, and History
    • Extensive global research on public school choice and innovative education models
    • Married with 5 children (ages 12-21)
  • Previous experience highlights (since 1988):
    • ‚ÄčGrant recipient for online learning in the classroom
    • Taught a variety of subjects at most age levels
    • 6th grade public school teacher (all subjects)
    • Private language instructor (Spanish, ages 5 to 50+)
    • Teacher’s Union Vice President and State delegate
    • At-Risk youth summer program teacher
    • Wilderness Survival Instructor for outdoor environmental youth camp
    • Multi-sport youth coach and college-age P.E. teacher
    • Volunteer missionary for 2 years in Uruguay/Brazil
    • Adjunct Professor at UVU for Business Communications
    • Partnered with US Job Corps to help at-risk youth
    • Academic All-American High School athlete

Tech and Entrepreneurship Experience

  • Entrepreneur and founder of dozens of start-ups
  • Director of Online and Onsite Training Programs - Novell, Inc.
  • Global Marketing Director – Novell, Inc.
  • Sold an online business education start-up to Donald Trump
  • Founded My Tech High in 2008 to help innovative Public Schools teach tech-savvy teens how to be successful entrepreneurs
  • Board Member of several educational and entrepreneurial organizations

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