Matt and his wife Ashley have been married 10 years. They moved to Pilot Point 6 years ago. They are foster parents to two sons. Matt's wife is a graduate of Texas A&M in 2008. She has been a High School Family and Consumer Science teacher and FCCLA Advisor.
Matt is currently working as design engineer for The Logicon Group based out of Millstadt, Illinois. He has been with the company for ten years.
Matt graduated High School in Iowa, and went to College in East Texas at LeTourneau Inicersity, in Longview. There he received as Associates Degree in Design Engineering in 2002.