Matt joined Whittle School & Studios after 15 years of experience in the independent-school world. Upon graduating from the Groton School, Matt earned a B.A. from the University of Virginia. His career began at the Fessenden School in Massachusetts, where he served as a dorm parent, coach, and teacher. He also spent three years at Greenwich Country Day School in Connecticut as a teacher, coach, and associate director of alumni relations. Matt has dedicated the past 10-plus years to school development as the director of annual giving at St. Anne’s-Belfield School in Charlottesville, Virginia, and, most recently, as an alumni-programs and major-gifts officer at Episcopal High School in Alexandria, Virginia.