Prior to joining Chicago Public Media, Matthew was Director of Web Services at Columbia College Chicago and served as computer technician for a variety of organizations including the University of California Santa Barbara and KCSB community radio.
Matthew has a M.F.A. in Printmaking from School of the Art Institute of Chicago and a B.F.A. in Printmaking from Kansas City Art Institute. Originally from Michigan, Matthew resides in Santa Barbara, CA with his wife, Greta, and their son, Finn.