Mentor Spotlight - Matt Harp - Paychex
Updated: Feb 17, 2020
Matt Harp is an Enterprise IT Architect with Paychex. As an architect, Matt works to organize technical and business components that are most critical to the success of the company.
Matt was born, raised, and currently resides in Rochester, New York. He graduated from New York University where he studied physics, engineering, applied mathematics, and computer science. Matt has served as founder, funder, and leader in more than 30 startup companies, formed two hybrid-online schools, and worked with some of the largest enterprises in the area. He enjoys working in a variety of sectors including tech, education, and health IT. Matt is fluent in over 30 programming languages and comfortable creating applications on all technology stacks. Matt’s recent technology interests include cross-platform development tools, rapid prototyping, Solid (Web 3.0) principles, hybrid cloud & fog computing, blockchain, Raspberry Pi and edge devices.
Matt is a firm believer that success is driven directly by belief in individuals’ potential, not limited by the state of their skills or education. He’s excited to meet the hackathon participants and to develop great new ideas, solutions, and connections together.
Personal website: mattharp.com
LinkedIn profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/matt-harp-77a66494/