Business Consultant; University/College Professor/Dean
Building Solid Foundations Inc.
40335 Winchester Road, Suite E #503
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With over 25 years of experience in leadership and management, Mr. Matley has worked in multiple industries as a business owner, manager, educator, contractor and consultant, and is recognized as an expert in real estate projects and processes. He has completed numerous projects in land development and construction including commercial, institutional, residential and public works projects. He has owned and managed multiple companies of his own, including DCM Group, a development, and construction management consulting firm, and is currently the Owner and Principal of Building Solid Foundations, LLC, a business management consulting and training firm. Previously, Mr. Matley has held positions as a General Building Contractor, a Senior Project Manager for an ENR top 40 rated agency construction management firm and Vice-President of Land Acquisition and Forward Planning for a production homebuilder.
Mr. Matley currently serves as President of the Inland Valley Business and Community Foundation (IVBCF), a 501c3 non-profit corporation dedicated to building the community by building local businesses. He became active with IVBCF in 2010 when the Board requested his assistance in guiding them through the organizational restructuring process, to make IVBCF more effective and efficient and help take IVBCF to the next level of service for the community and local businesses. He helped initiate the IVBCF business education program, student membership program and served as host for the IVBCF charity Comedy Night fundraisers.
Active in Toastmasters for over five years, he has enjoyed serving as a club officer, as well as competing in area, division and district speaking contests. He has earned the CC, CL, ACB, ALB and ACS designations, and won a District competition. Mr. Matley is also a certified trainer for the National Association of Homebuilders (NAHB) / Homebuilder’s Institute University of Housing and a certified coach trainer for the CBMC-LLI Leadership Coaching program.
Designated as an expert witness Mr. Matley has worked on real estate, land development and construction related litigation cases. He also participates as a facilitator and speaker for educational seminars and workshops in the industry. Recently he led the creation and WASC accreditation process for the Associates of Science Degree program in Construction Management at San Joaquin Valley College where he has also served as an instructor, Program Director and Student Dean. In the fall of 2012 he joined the California Baptist University College of Engineering as an Adjunct Professor.
Mr. Matley received his B.S. in Business Management from the University of La Verne in 1993 and his M.B.A. from Chapman University in 1999. He maintains a designation through NAHB/HBI as a Certified Green Professional (CGP) and was nominated to serve on the Board of Directors for the Baldy View Building Industry Association.
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