Hintermeister has served on the TAB board of directors for nine years. "I joined the TAB board because one of the most outstanding members of my community asked me to: Ron Gilmer. I serve to continue his undying and relentless quest to educate the public about this disease. My goal is to play some small part in the worldwide irradiation of AIDS," says Hintermeister. Originally from Oyster Bay Cove, NY, Matthew has been Telluride resident since 2000 and a broker associate for Telluride Sotheby's International Realty for over 15 years. He a past-President of the Telluride Association of REALTORS, former Colorado Association of Realtors Mountain District Vice President, and currently serves as the Colorado Association of Realtors Director for Telluride. In addition, Matthew is part owner and founder of Telluride Eco Cleaners and The Telluride Laundromat.