Matthew E. Winter

Retired President
Matt Winter, Feeding America Board Member


As of February 2018, Matthew Winter is the retired president of The Allstate Corporation and retired chief executive officer of Allstate Life Insurance Company. During his tenure, Matt led all business operations and distribution for the Allstate Personal Lines (APL) business, which includes 15 field offices located across the United States and in Canada.

Matt joined Allstate in 2009 as president and CEO of Allstate Financial. In 2012, he was named president of Allstate Auto, Home and Agencies and was promoted in 2014 to president of The Allstate Corporation and CEO of Allstate Life Insurance Company.

Before joining Allstate, Matt served as vice chairman of American International Group. He also served as president and CEO for AIG's American General domestic life companies; as executive vice president at Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company; and as vice president and chief ethics and corporate compliance officer for Connecticut Mutual Life Insurance Company.

Previously, Matt spent more than 12 years on active duty with the United States Army. He earned a bachelor of science from the University of Michigan, his JD from the Albany Law School of Union University, and a Master of Laws from the University of Virginia School of Law. He is also a graduate of the Harvard Business School Advanced Management Program.

In addition to Feeding America’s national board, Matt currently serves on the boards of directors of H&R Block and the ADT Corporation.