Mateo Clarke

Mateo Clarke is a Web Developer, Fiddler, and Community Organizer dedicated to leveraging technology for social good. Mateo works as a Frontend Engineer using Javascript & Ruby on Rails at AcademicWorks, helping schools and foundations award more scholarship money to students.

As Brigade Captain at Open Austin, Mateo has helped to activate the volunteer civic hacking community in Austin through developer outreach, partnerships with municipal and governmental groups, and running civic hack nights. Mateo currently serves on the Austin Community Technology and Telecommunications Commission, which advises the Austin City Council on technology matters.

Mateo graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with degrees in Economics & Latin American Studies and later completed Makersquare’s immersive programming bootcamp. Mateo is a big soccer fan and you can find him out on the pitch in Austin most Sundays.