Matt grew up attending church but truly came to know the Lord when he was 15. In 2001, Matt married the love of his life, Smokey and in 2008 they welcomed their beautiful daughter Mia into the world. Matt was called to live a life of service and has been blessed in his job as a teacher in Louisa County working with troubled and at-risk students.
In his spare time Matt enjoys playing and writing music. He plays several instruments including guitar, bass guitar, drums and piano. He is involved with several Christian bands in the Richmond area and plays drums for the West End Baptist Church praise band. He also enjoys playing and watching sports.
"Let us not love with words or tongue but with actions and in truth." 1 John 3:18