Matt supports Fishery Monitoring & Research operations, including contracts, logistics, and property. Before coming to NOAA, Matt worked for the Naval Justice School as a Program Manager/Asst. Operations Director. Prior to his government services, Matt was enlisted for 10 years in the U.S. Army as a Rifleman, M1 Abrams Gunner and M1 Abrams Tank Commander. He completed his B.S. at Post University in Marketing with a focus in Management and is currently pursuing his M.B.A. from Bryant University. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family, coaching lacrosse and fishing.