Matt Longjohn - DEM Challenger

Financial Strength

Raised ($): $1,449,537

Cash on Hand ($): $585

% of the total DEM $ Raised: 100%

Cash on Hand v. Opponent (%):


Matt, a physician for twenty years, strongly believes that fighting disease is only part of a doctor’s job. To truly be successful, physicians need to help patients have a high quality of life, which means ensuring people have access to health care, a safe and healthy environment, a good education and the opportunity for jobs that pay a living wage. He studied Kalamazoo College and at Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine. He is a former Vice President and National Health Officer at the YMCA. He was the first physician leader in the Y’s 170-year history, and he ran community health programs to improve health, reduce costs and create jobs. Matt has a record as an innovator and problem solver. He is married with two children