Matt grew up in Pittsburgh, PA with his dad, mom, twin sisters, and half-sister. Matt loved sports at an early age. His parents had season tickets to Pitt Football games. As a family, they would attend games on the weekends. Matt also participated in athletics the majority of his life. He played baseball as a child and then moved into basketball and football. He played both of these sports during his high school career. As a child, Matt spent a lot of time with his cousins and grandparents during the summer months while his parents worked. He has wonderful memories of family vacations together, especially to Disney World and Rehoboth Beach. Rehobeth Beach is still a favorite vacation spot today.
Matt attended college in Indiana, PA. He graduated with a bachelor’s of science degree in Social Studies Education 6-12. Matt is currently a 10th grade world history and psychology teacher. He has been teaching in same district for 11 years. Along with teaching, Matt is very activity in the athletic program in his district. When he first started teaching, he was the high school girls’ softball coach for a couple of years as well as the middle school football coach. Matt is currently the head 8th grade boys’ basketball and head middle school track coach.
When he is not coaching or teaching, you can find Matt at different Pittsburgh sporting events or just enjoying the outdoors.