First American Education Team

Matthew Rankin

Assistant Vice President

As an Assistant Vice President for First American’s Education Division, Matt focuses exclusively on serving the needs of the education community by creating customized lease-finance solutions that align cash flows with strategic goals for upcoming asset renewal programs and campus improvement programs.  He specializes in sustainability upgrades using budget-neutral financing to align energy savings to fund the project.
Matt holds degrees in biological science and chemistry from the State University of New York at Cortland, and a Master’s Degree in Sustainable Systems from the Rochester Institute of Technology’s Golisano Institute for Sustainability. He was recently appointed to the AASHE Advisory Council.
Matt is active in the community as a volunteer for Honor Flight Rochester.  He currently resides in Rochester, NY, with his wife.

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