Matt Pemberton brings more than 10 years of experience to the Sunset Neighborhood Beacon Center with an extensive background and deep knowledge of expanded learning programs. Before his current role at SNBC, Matt served as a District Coordinator for the San Francisco Unified School District's ExCEL After School Programs office. In this role, Matt provided fiscal oversight, technical assistance, and support to after school programs throughout the city, including SNBC’s successful after school and summer programs at our five local school sites. Matt has long been recognized for his outstanding work with high quality after school programs in San Francisco, and has a profound understanding of how to run expanded learning programs from the ground up. Prior to his tenure at ExCEL, Matt served as After School Site Coordinator at Marina Middle School, where he provided daily programming and services for hundreds of youth. Matt holds a bachelor’s degree from San Francisco State University. As a lifelong resident of the Sunset District, Matt lends not only his deep knowledge and extensive administrative background to SNBC, but also his passion for the neighborhood and a real excitement that he can apply his vast skills and knowledge to strengthening his own community.