Matt grew up in North Andover and now lives in Lawrence, Mass. Matt earned a bachelor's degree in political science and theatre at Boston College. He spent his last year in Turkey on a Fulbright Scholarship where he wrote freelance for several newspapers including Global Post and NPR.
Matt has also worked for several television organizations including WBZ-TV and WGBH. Matt is pursuing a master's degree for broadcast and digital journalism a Syracuse University.