Beyond Education


Matt Barry

Matt Barry

Staff Member Since: 2009
Email: barrym@thomas.edu
Office: Undergraduate Admissions Office
Phone #: 207-859-1248

Recruiting Territories:
Southern Maine, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Florida and California

Hometown:
Waltham, MA

Alma mater:
St. Joseph’s College

Best part of your job:
Meeting so many great people

Tips for college success:
Visit as many schools as you can and ask tons of questions

Favorite Thomas fun fact:
There are 42 colors in the dining hall

Favorite Waterville restaurant:
Fireside Steakhouse. Best wings on the planet.

If I didn’t work in Admissions, I’d be:
Running my own business

Why you decided to work at the Thomas?
I started at Thomas as a basketball coach. I liked the people so much that I wanted to spread the word.

Where you're most likely to be found hanging out on campus?
Dining Hall or Dog Pound

If you were stranded on a deserted island, what three items would you bring?
Chair, iPod and a Cooler

Quote to Live by:
“We can't help everyone, but everyone can help someone.” - Ronald Reagan

Favorite thing to do in Waterville:
Spend time with my kids



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