Matt has been in Ministry since 1995. He is an alumni of Ozark Christian College. For ten years, Matt and his wife, Angie, were part of church planting mission work in Central and Northern Italy. Matt came on staff at Highland Park in December of 2012 as Youth Minister. In January 2021,he transitioned to Engagement Minister. Matt is helping our online community love God, love others, and serve together through media, creative relationship-building, engaging content, and Gospel-touched intentionality, and also equips families to follow Jesus.
Matt also serves as an elder at Highland Park and on the board of Sunset Bible Camp in Mannford, Oklahoma.
Matt enjoys creating, drawing, watching TV, playing games with family (board and video) and reading about most anything. He and his wife, Angie, have been married since 1996. Matt and Angie have experienced a massive amount of loss, trauma, and challenge over the past decade. They have three adopted children and a nephew who is like a son to them and one granddaughter.