Matt is a native of West Virginia and has served congregations in both Virginia and West Virginia. He has served in full-time ministry in both a staff and lead pastor role. He is currently serving as the Interim Lead Missionary and State Director of Evangelism for the West Virginia Convention of Southern Baptists (WVCSB).
He is a graduate of Liberty University with a Bachelor of Science degree. He also graduated from Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary with a Master of Arts in Religion, a Master of Divinity, and a Master of Sacred Theology. He has a Ph.D. in Organizational Leadership from Tennessee Temple University.
He has served the Southern Baptist Convention at the association, state and national level.
He is married to Chrissy, and they are the proud parents of two beautiful girls.