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Joe Matthews


Vice President, Loss Prevention
Academy Sports + Outdoors
Joe Matthews currently serves as Academy Sports + Outdoors Vice President, Loss Prevention, a position he has held since 2007. In this role he is responsible for leading the Company’s loss prevention program and managing the loss prevention team across our 16 state footprint.

Prior to his appointment as Vice President, he was Senior Director, Loss Prevention. Joe has spent more than 20 years leading a wide range of functions at Academy, including teams in internal audit, security and at the store level.

He first joined the Company in 1995, as an Assistant Store Manager in Houston, Texas.

Joe attended Sam Houston State University where he majored in Chemistry. He and his wife live in Katy, Texas with their three sons. When not coaching baseball or fishing, Joe cheers on the Houston Astros.

Speaking in:

Tuesday Jun 12
8:00 - 9:00 AM
Room: Texas A
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