Consumer Finance Expert; Founder and CEO, United Income
Matt Fellowes is a consumer finance expert and the founder and CEO of United Income. Prior to founding United Income, Matt was the Chief Innovation Officer at Morningstar and the founder and CEO of HelloWallet, an award-winning financial guidance software company acquired by Morningstar Inc. in 2014. Earlier in his career, Matt was a Fellow at the Brookings Institution and an adjunct professor of public policy at Georgetown University and George Washington University.
Matt currently sits on the Board of Directors of Fellowes Inc. and a number of advisory councils. His consumer finance work has been published in academic journals and covered in top media around the world, including feature stories in the Wall Street Journal, Economist, the New York Times, NBC Nightly News, CBS Evening News, and ABC World News, among many others. Matt has testified in front of the U.S. Congress and State Houses across the country and advised dozens of elected officials, businesses, and banking regulatory agencies on consumer finance issues.
A native of Chicago, he holds a PhD from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, an MPP from Georgetown University, and a BA from St. Lawrence University. In addition to receiving numerous awards for his work, Matt had the honor of being selected by the Huffington Post as a Top 100 Game Changer and a “Tech Titan” by the Washingtonian. He lives in Washington, DC with his wife and two daughters.