Matt Dearth is the Director of IT for DAS Acquisition Company, LLC. He was raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Sunrise Beach, Missouri and St. Charles, Missouri.
He has worked with computers since grade school in the 1980’s. After high school he joined the Army as a Missile Technician stationed in Redstone Arsenal, Alabama. After the military he managed a pizza restaurant until his Information Technology career started in the mid 1990’s, placing him in the field for over 25 years.
During his career he self-studied to obtain the Microsoft Certification level of MCSE. He also attended University of Phoenix to achieve his bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, all while raising two amazing daughters, both in High School National Honors Society with aspirations of a college degree; one in teaching and the other in graphic arts. He has been with DAS for 12 years; he’s proud to say that he supported DAS growth from 175 employees to over 1000 employees. During that time, he has grown with DAS designing, procuring, implementing, and supporting all Information Technology Systems including Networks, Servers, Computers, Electronic Communication, Telephony, and Security.
When he’s not facilitating Information Technology or raising his children, he likes to stay fit running and cycling with an occasional dumbbell challenge. He enjoys League Bowling and Coaching his daughter’s High School Bowling Team, as well as supporting his other daughter’s Competitive Figure Skating. If he has any free time after all that, you can find him carving back roads on a motorcycle, camping, or boating in Lake Ozarks.