"I was given this Joe Miner pin by the Dean of Engineering at the Missouri University of Science and Technology. He gave it to select graduating seniors to show that our futures are limitless, but also to remain humble and to never forget the hardships it took to get where we are now."

Matthew Kitsch

Structural Engineering

(501) 400-1044

What are you most passionate about professionally? What most excites you about your work and the contribution you can make?

I am passionate about changing the world. My work shapes my community and others everyday through the projects I work on at Cromwell. The projects give a wide variety of different topics and places that makes work exhilarating. I love knowing that everything I do is helping to make a difference.

What is your most favorite website?

My favorite website is Screamscape.com, it is a website about different novelty and amusement parks across the world. It keeps me up to date about new attractions and parks opening so that I can plan my next trip across the country.

What is your favorite quote?

"A smart man makes a mistake, learns from it, and never makes that mistake again. But a wise man finds a smart man and learns from him how to avoid the mistake all together." -Roy H. Williams

What is the best compliment you have received?

You are the smartest and funniest person I know.

What was your first job?

Cutting grass and shoveling snow for my neighborhood.

What was the first concert you went to see?

Weird Al Yankovic

What is your favorite local place to take visiting friends or relatives?

The River Market District, it is thriving with life and is constantly hosting fun and unique events. I also couldn't think of a better place in the city to eat because of its wide variety of restaurants and food stalls. It even has food for the pickiest of eaters.

What is your most unusual possession?

My most unique item is a tank and policeman helmet. When I was in high school, I found them at a local military surplus store and had to have them.

What is the best dish you can cook?

Quiche, it is one of the lightest and most delicious breakfast foods man ever invented. Mine tastes great, but it takes a long time to prepare.