Matthew grew up in Atlanta and now lives in Brookhaven with his wife Kathryn and their dog Cooper. After graduating from Westminster, he went on to play football at Furman University. Matthew moved back to Atlanta after graduating college in 2009. Since then he has been involved in both the student ministry at Peachtree Presbyterian as well as a men’s group, Ironmen. In 2010 with the help of Calder, David, and Bryan Dunagan, they launched a small group, Heathens, that continues to meet today. In his free time, he enjoys traveling to new places with his wife, adventuring to North Carolina mountains, staying active, working out, and always finds time to cook a delicious meal.