Matt LaVangie
"From the moment I stepped into my role at Columbia, I understood that its people and culture are what set it apart. Striving to be a leader in both technological advances for our Clients and our industry, you quickly understand why Columbia has an amazing reputation with Owners, Contractors and AEC professionals alike."

Matt LaVangie

Senior Project Manager

Matt joined Columbia’s Life Sciences group in 2020. A highly motivated, results-driven Senior Project Manager, Matt draws on his strong work ethic, exceptional leadership skills and consistent problem-solving strategies to successfully manage his projects. A graduate of Wentworth Institute of Technology with nearly a decade of experience, his project experience includes numerous phased and complex Life Science, Healthcare, and Corporate projects, as well as large mixed-use developments. Detail oriented and focused, Matt believes in establishing a collaborate team environment from the start of a project. His goal is to keep all stakeholders motivated and moving forward to achieve tangible results and client satisfaction.

It is no surprise that Matt’s interest in science goes beyond the jobsite. An avid reader, he is passionate about learning all things science and space related and keeping on top of the latest science trends. Before deciding on a Construction Management degree, Matt even majored in Computer Science for a short time. A devoted dad he enjoys spending time with his kids, enjoying a good bike ride and staying active outdoors.