Matthew Hawn is Ph.D. student in the Cellular Molecular Pharmacology Physiology (CMPP) Program and a Master in Business Administration Student. He has lived in Reno his entire life, and the University holds a very special place in his heart. He is the current President of the Graduate Student Association (GSA) at the University of Nevada, Reno. In his free time Matthew enjoys volunteering for various organizations such as Enactus and the Reno Rodeo Association. As part of Enactus Matthew received 2nd Place in the Executive Leader of the Year in 2019 and helped raise over $20,000 for a recycling project at the University of Nevada. As a 10-year member of the Reno Rodeo Association, Matthew Has served on the Sponsors committee which helped raise over $2.1 million for the organization in 2019. Through his experience and education, Matthew plans on working in the Pharmaceutical or Biotechnology Industry with a focus on filling positions that overlap business and research.