Pastor Matthew (aka Pastor Matty) received his BA from William Jessup University (formerly known as San Jose Christian College) in Management Ethics and Biblical Theology. He also has a Graduate Studies Diploma from Western Seminary. Prior to his ministry pursuits, Matty was a management consultant, specializing in the areas of workplace productivity, generations in the workplace, and emergency preparedness. Matty has been married to his best friend, Mary, for over 20 years and is blessed with 2 young sons – Elijah and Josiah. Matty enjoys anything Middle Earth, experiencing different culinary traditions, reading fantasy and scary books, Mixed Martial Arts, and playing with his boys.