Matt graduated from the United States Military Academy in 2012 where he received his B.S. in Environmental Science and commissioned as an Air Defense Artillery Officer. Following officer training at Fort Sill, OK he joined the 69th Air Defense Artillery Brigade in Fort Hood, TX where he served as a Patriot Missile Officer. Matt deployed to Kuwait as a Tactical Control Officer and later an Executive Officer. Most Recently, he served as the Battalion Logistics Officer. Matt is currently an MBA Candidate at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business, Class of 2019.