After graduating from Stanford University in 1986, Mr. Grode worked as a Field Operations Engineer for Mobil Oil Corporation. With an interest in construction, he joined MH Golden Company, a major Southern California commercial General Contractor. Mr. Grode started with Tyler Development in 1989 where he managed business development activities, oversaw field operations, and supervised projects, ensuring strategic growth and operational excellence.

Mr. Grode co-founded MG Partners, Inc. in 2006. In 2017, he acquired full ownership of MG Partners, Inc. As President, he directly manages all MGP projects and is personally responsible for day-to-day operations, scheduling, financial oversight, and quality control.

For over 30 years, Matt Grode has overseen the successful construction of hundreds of custom high-end homes in the Los Angeles and Santa Barbara areas.