Matt Schlater

Matt Schlater was born in Columbus, Ohio. Growing up in a Catholic family of seven children and the youngest with Down syndrome, he has a deep love for life and faith. He attended OLP and is a graduate of DeSales High School. Matt attended OSU for one semester, then did missionary work for two years starting bible studies on elite college campuses. He graduated from Franciscan University with a business degree. He initially worked at Park National Bank as a commercial lender and then switched to the field of construction. Matt was in general contracting for six years before establishing Jones-Schlater Flooring. Jones Schlater Flooring is a recognized leader in the commercial flooring industry. The Company recently won the Builder’s Exchange, Craftsmanship Award.  Matt is a member of the National Tile Contractor’s Association, Builder’s Exchange of Central Ohio, Associated Builders & Contractors, Inc. and Starnet Worldwide Commercial Flooring Partnership.
Matt’s priority remains God, wife, family and work. He enjoys living on land and watching his family grow with six children entrusted to him.