Matt Gournay was elected to serve Lovejoy ISD Board of Trustees in May 2011. Matt graduated Newman Smith High School in 1985 and earned a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from The University of North Texas in 1989 with emphasis in Personal Financial Planning. Matt has managed a planning and investment practice for more than 24 years, is a Certified Financial Planning Professional and Partner of Legacy Planning Group.
Matt has served the community as Secretary and Board member of Rebuilding Together Collin County, Finance Chairman for Creekwood United Methodist Church, ASA Soccer coach, Member of Hart Dad’s Club and PTA member of Lovejoy schools. Matt has attended the Texas Association of School Boards’ Summer Leadership Institute in each of the years he has served the board.
Matt, his wife Becky and their 2 daughters moved to the Lovejoy community in 2003 where each child began their education in the Hart Elementary Kindergarten program. In the weeks following Lovejoy’s successful consolidation election, the family located and purchased property in Lucas where they remain today.