Matt has put his Communication and Theater degree and MFA in Interdisciplinary Arts and Media to work sharing non-profit and for-profit brand stories with audiences around the world.
For years, he worked in commercial and film production with clients including Levis, MTV/Nickelodeon and National Geographic Films. He helped create dynamic brand experiences for Mars, L’Oreal and Pernod Ricard. All the while, Matt’s passion for making an impact grew - supporting non-profit media projects in India and producing performance artists in Chicago.
In 2010, Matt’s love for storytelling and brand building led him to the global non-profit World Bicycle Relief. Matt currently serves as Sr. Creative Director for WBR where he has produced more than 20 international, multimedia fundraising campaigns and 80+ short films sharing the stories of students, healthcare workers and entrepreneurs on the move in Kenya, Malawi, South Africa, Zambia and Zimbabwe. His storytelling work has been featured in Fast Company, Global Citizen, The Guardian, GOOD, Here And Now, Social Impact Awards, The New York Times, Vogue and Upworthy and supported partner projects with citizenM Hotels, Dropbox, Global Cycling Network, Movado Watches, Red-Bull Media, Outside TV and The World Economic Forum.