Matt graduated from St. Cloud State University in 2015 with a B.A. in Political Science and International Relations. During his time at SCSU, Matt served in a variety of positions on student government that led him to develop a passion for higher education advocacy and student affairs. After graduation Matt decided to further pursue his passion for higher education and is currently finishing his M.S. in Higher Education Administration at St. Cloud State University.
In his last position Matt served at the Minnesota legislature as the Committee Legislative Assistant for the Senate Jobs and Economic Growth Finance and Policy Committee. In his free time Matt enjoys fishing, attending rock concerts with his wife, Lindsey, and playing with his dog, Stella.