Matt Wellington

Director, Public Health Campaigns, PIRG

Started on staff: 2013
B.A., magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa, Manhattan College
Matt directs PIRG’s public health campaigns, including campaigns to address the growing threat of antibiotic-resistant infections by stopping the overuse of antibiotics in animal agriculture, and to reverse the alarming increase in teen nicotine addiction by banning tobacco products marketed to kids. Matt is an avid outdoorsman and loves to play the drums and harmonica.