Matt is a lifelong resident and graduate of Sir Francis Drake High School. He holds a BS in Finance from San Diego State University and is the owner of Meridian Commercial Real Estate, a local commercial real estate brokerage firm founded in San Anselmo. Since 1986, Matt has devoted his professional life to the efficient allocation of commercial real estate resources and worked with hundreds of businesses, small and large, in accommodating their facilities' needs. Matt previously chaired the Financial Advisory Committee for the Town of San Anselmo and was subsequently elected to Town Council in 2015. He and his wife met in San Anselmo in 1997 and have called the town their home since 2001.