Matt Dawes supports the accounting team at the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation through annual Hilton Humanitarian Prize projects, managing accounts receivable, and setting up and updating vendors. Dawes is from the Conejo Valley and received his bachelor’s degree in business from California State University, Channel Islands, in 2004. Prior to joining the Foundation, Dawes worked at Fonality, Inc., a cloud-based software telephone company. There, he handled credit, accounts receivables and leasing duties. Dawes supports innovations in cancer research and welcomes the opportunity to contribute more to the philanthropic sector.