Matt graduated from the State University of New York at Stony Brook with a bachelor’s degree in Earth and Space Sciences, and began a career in environmental consulting upon graduation. After working for several employers, in 2008, Matt started Atkinson Street Environmental, LLC, a local environmental consulting firm. In 2010, the voters of the Town of Rockingham elected Matt to a seat on the Selectboard. He was re-elected in a special election for a three year seat on the Selectboard in August of 2010. He continues to serve the Town of Rockingham in this capacity. Upon the retirement of Michael Obuchowski “Obie,” Matt was appointed by Governor Shumlin in 2010. He has been honored to serve in the House Committee on Human Services, and looks forward to the opportunity to continue to serve the communities of Windham District 3 in the future.