Matthew is an actor who grew up in Virginia where he attended the performing arts high school, The Governors School for the Arts Theatre Department. In New York he studied at The American Academy of Dramatic Arts and T. Shreiber studios. After school he moved to South Africa to teach preschool and volunteer at an orphanage using theatre as art therapy for war torn refugees. He has performed in regional theatre’s and acted in films across America as well as many NY theatre companies. Along with his work with Irondale he also works for the Theatre Development Fund.