Matthew Blocker-Glynn

Assistant Director

Career and Professional Development

860.768.4819 Career Studio

B.A. in History from Eastern Connecticut State

M. Ed in Human Relations Counseling from Plymouth State University

Matt Blocker-Glynn  is originally from southeastern Connecticut. He attended Eastern Connecticut State University, where he received his B.A. in History. Matt received his M. Ed in Human Relations Counseling while at Plymouth State University, and relocated to Connecticut to direct the University of Hartford's Center for Community Service. He has a long history of working in his local communities and enjoys mobilizing others to lend a helping hand. He enjoys nature, games, sun and sand, and spending time with his husband and two children.

Matt brings with him an enthusiasm for student-focused work, and a wealth of knowledge as it related to training and motivating teams and engaging them in strategic initiatives, and service. Matt will oversee the launch of the LGBTQ+ Affinity Career Focused Group(our first) and also oversee and further develop the Career Peer Ambassadors program. Matt will also be our representative on our campus-wide effort for Service-Learning as it is developed. – Brooke Johnston-Penders


Instructor in University Interdisciplinary Studies; UISS 150D- Gender, Identity, & Society.