Matt has been working in a treatment center setting for over five years, three of which he has spent running and managing various types of different programs. As a graduate of Southern Utah University, Matt earned his Bachelors of Science Degree in Sociology with emphasis in Psychology and Family Life and Human Development. While attending SUU, Matt volunteered and worked for several different organizations in Cedar City including CASA, DCFS, and the Guardian ad Litem’s Office. This allowed him to find his passion in life and centralize his career around working with youth.
Matt has a huge drive to foster healthy relationships with his students. He believes in a strong sense of unity and teamwork revolving around confronting any tasks that need to be addressed. One of his primary focuses is providing a safe atmosphere where students can just be themselves. He believes this allows them to open up to those around them while also empowering them to confront whatever struggles they may have in life.
In his free time Matt enjoys spending time with his beautiful wife Laura and their 2 year old son Jace. He loves the outdoors and attending or watching sporting events.