Matt grew up in Northern Kentucky just across the river from Cincinnati, Ohio. Matt graduated from Holy Cross High School in 1990 when he was sixteen years old. After high school, he attended Northern Kentucky University earning a degree in Construction Management. Matt moved to the Little Snake River Valley, Wyoming in 2000. Matt has worked as a self employed General Contractor for the last twenty years. Matt has been married to his wife Amy for sixteen years and they have two children, Kody a third grader and Kylie as kindergartener at Little Snake River Valley School. Matt has and is currently serving on several boards including Mayor of Dixion. Matt enjoys community service and feels if you want to make a difference you have to get in the game. Matt believes strongly in a high quality education to prepare you for the future and that is why he asked to serve on the CCSD#1 board in the fall of 2013. Matt enjoys spending time with his family, camping, fishing and high mountain summer pack trips. Matt feels that with the current CCSD#1 board and staff the school system is going to move in a very new and positive direction.