Matthew was born in California and has since lived in Texas and Oklahoma. He moved back to Texas to pursue a Master of Church Music degree at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary which he completed in 2017. Matthew has been active in leading music for the church for 7 years now. He has served as a guitarist in praise bands and has led praise bands, youth bands and choirs. In his spare time, Matthew enjoys hiking and getting together and playing music with other musicians.
Matthew began leading music as supply music minister at Nolan River Road Baptist Church on January 3, 2016.
He and his wife, Mykah, joined the church in February of that same year. Matthew was called as the Minister of Music in July of the same year. His ministerial passions include training other musicians to give their best to God, discussing the biblical meaning of worship, and finding ways to get young people involved in the ministries of the church through music.