Matt was born and raised in Pittsburgh, PA. He taught Mathematics at Stonewall Jackson High School in 200304, where he was the school representative for the Virginia Math League. He was hired as an Instructor at WVU in 2006 and promoted to Teaching Assistant Professor in 2019. During his time at WVU, he has served as the Lead Instructor for College Algebra, PreCalculus, and Trigonometry, as well as Course Coordinator for PreCalculus. He is currently the Course Coordinator for Trigonometry, as well as for the dualenrollment courses for WvEB Trigonometry and WvEB Calculus.
While in college, Matt served as Treasurer, Vice President, and President of the Gannon chapter of IEEE. He is a member of Phi Eta Sigma, Eta Kappa Nu, Kappa Gamma Pi, and Pi Mu Epsilon honors fraternities. He was a finalist for the Eta Kappa Nu Outstanding Senior Award, and received the Founder’s Day Electrical Engineering Award and Archbishop John Mark Gannon Award.
Education:
BSE – Electrical Engineering – Gannon University – 2002 (Summa Cum Laude)BS – Mathematics with Secondary Education – Gannon University – 2003 (Summa Cum Laude)
MS – Mathematics – West Virginia University – 2006
PhD – Education – West Virginia University – 2018
Courses offered at WVU:
 Math 126 – College Algebra

Math 128 – Trigonometry

Math 129 – PreCalculus

Math 150 – Applied Calculus

Math 153 – Calculus 1a with PreCalculus

Math 154 – Calculus 1b with PreCalculus

Math 155 – Calculus 1

Math 156 – Calculus 2

Math 231 – Algebra and Geometry

Math 232 – Number and Algebra

Math 233 – Measurement and Geometry

Math 238 – Modern Geometry for Teachers

Math 251 – Multivariable Calculus
 Math 261 – Introduction to Differential Equations