Matt Woodruff is Vice President of Public & Government Affairs for Kirby Corporation. He is a 1982 graduate of Texas A&M University and a 1985 graduate of the University of Houston Law Center.
Matt is the Southern Region Chairman of the American Waterways Operators, the Vice Chairman of the Inland Waterways Users Board, and is past Chairman of the Waterways Council, Inc. He is an officer or director of several other industry and community groups. He retired as a Commander from the U.S. Naval Reserve, where he served as an intelligence officer.