After graduating from Bethany College in 1995 with a degree in History, Matthew spent a decade in California working extensively in Sales, Marketing, and Management for a variety of small businesses and technology companies. Matthew moved to the Ohio Valley in 2005 in search of a better quality of life and to start a family; initially worked in the Northern Panhandle for 11 years as the Vice President of BB&T. Most recently he was working for Forever Media of Ohio.
Matthew has joined the Nailers to be a part of a team with the goal of providing the highest quality of sports and entertainment; he believes that a thriving Nailers team provides a unique quality to the Ohio Valley as well as support to the community in many ways. He is enthusiastic about working closely with local businesses to fill the arena on game day.
Matthew and his wife Melody reside in Wheeling with their two daughters.