Matt Hickey

Vice President Public Sector, Education & FirstNet Marketing


Matt is a tireless advocate for equitable learning and committed to helping close the homework gap. As Vice President - Public Sector, Education and FirstNet Marketing, Matt provides strategic direction for the promotion of AT&T’s advanced communications and technologies to federal, state, local government agencies, colleges, universities, K-12 schools as well as first responders. For nearly three decades Matt has served in a variety of business and consumer service leadership roles at AT&T. Matt understands the capabilities of technology and the impact it can have on everything from emergency response to education.

Matt was named to WashingtonExec’s Top 25 MarCom Leaders to Watch in 2020.

Born and raised in New Jersey, Matt received his BS in Business Administration & Management from Northeastern University. Throughout his career Matt has been involved with several charities including Dallas Theater Center and Junior Achievement of Northern California. Matt currently lives in Dallas, TX with his wife, Jennifer, and two daughters.