Matt holds a BS from Texas A&M University and his MS in Education from Stephen F. Austin University. He brings 15 years of experience working in public education as a teacher, coach and administrator. His professional affiliations include the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors, The Texas Association of Secondary School Principals and the Texas High School Coaches Association.
He serves on the Lufkin Independent School District Board of Trustees, the Boys and Girls Club of Deep East Texas Board, the Lufkin/Angelina County Chamber Leadership Tomorrow Advisory Board, and is active coaching youth sports. He is a member of the Lufkin Host Lions Club and is a part of the 35th class of Leadership Lufkin.
Matt’s wife, Brandie, is a counselor at Lufkin High School. They have three children, Cooper, Avery and Landry. The Knights are members of Lufkin First United Methodist Church.