A systemic thinker with a globally oriented education in politics, Matt Risser has over a decade of experience studying, practicing, consulting and educating across multiple sectors on governance issues. Living in Nova Scotia, Matt serves his community as Mayor of the Town of Lunenburg while working to support creative, practical and progressive solutions to the governance problems of an exponentially more complex world. 

With a strong understanding of the forces shaping this global transformation, and the strategies necessary to navigate it, Matt’s expertise spans many levels of organizational governance and management, through issues of global governance and public policy.