Matt is a native of St. Louis, Missouri and graduated from the Naval Academy in 2013 with a Bachelors of Science in History. Upon graduation he received his commission as a Navy Supply Corps Officer. He has served onboard two guided missile destroyers and served at various logistics commands ashore. After 9 years of service, he will separate from the Navy and pursue his MBA. He currently resides in Jacksonville, FL with his wife Alison and son Thomas.