Matt Crouch serves as FTA’s Associate Administrator for Administration. Since his arrival as FTA Deputy Administrator for Administration in 2010, Matt’s leadership skills, expertise, and strong commitment to FTA have helped the Office of Administration (TAD) deliver talent, contract support, and the tools, technology, and processes that support our core mission to improve public transportation for America’s communities. His actions have also contributed significantly to FTA’s successful response to critical challenges such as responding to Hurricane Sandy, proactively mitigating the effects of sequestration, and moving from TEAM to the TrAMS grant-making system.
Matt is a proven manager and leader with a strong track record of success in federal human resources, information technology, contracting, budgeting, and process improvement. Prior to joining FTA, Matt served as EPA’s Director of Human Capital Management leading human capital improvement and accountability programs, workforce planning, succession planning and human resources programs for 17,000 employees. As Director of Consulting at CGI Federal Inc. (previously American Management Systems) he managed large information technology and organizational improvement programs for the Federal government. During over a decade of work at NASA, Matt served as Director of Strategic Planning for the agency’s widely emulated strategic planning and management programs, and served as the senior quality management official for NASA’s technology development program office. He also held positions with the U.S. Office of Personnel Management and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Matt has a Bachelor of Science degree from Purdue University, in his home state of Indiana, and a Master of Public Administration degree from George Washington University in D.C.