Matt was raised in the suburbs of New York City and is a graduate of Wake Forest University and Columbia Business School. Matt, his wife Emily and their son Jack live in Charlotte and are members at Hope Community Church in South End. Matt participated in the Halftime Carolinas Roundtable in 2017 and joined the Board in 2020.
Matt currently serves a Senior Vice President, Acquisitions and Board Member of HC Government Realty Trust, a real estate investment trust focused on the acquisition, development and management of commercial properties leased to the U.S. Government. Matt has also served as the Managing Member of Hillandale Advisors, a private investment and advisory firm since 2017. From 2006 to 2016, Matt served on the investment team as Sasco Capital, Inc., a public equity asset management firm overseeing $4 billion of assets for public funds, corporations and endowments.