Matt attended Valdosta State University (2010) where he studied Vocal Performance. After completing his Freshman year Matt transferred to Emmanuel College in Franklin Springs, Ga. Matt graduated May of 2013 with a Batchelor of Arts in Music- voice emphasis. During his time at Emmanuel he was able to participate in multiple choirs, vocal jazz ensembles and frontline worship teams. One of his greatest joys was the opportunity to pour into young mens lives as he served as Resident Assistant for an on campus dorm.
Matt married his amazing wife Jessie in December of 2012. Both are animal lovers as she is a veterinarian and they have two crazy Boxer dogs that they spoil like their children.