Matt joined the Ruckelshaus Center in April 2023 as a Project Specialist. He currently supports several of the Center’s projects. Matt graduated from the University of North Carolina at Asheville in 2016, earning his BA in Psychology and Cultural Anthropology. He is currently pursuing a part-time Master’s of Public Administration at the University of Washington with a particular interest in equitable energy and climate policy. In his spare time, Matt likes to rock climb, cook, play music and hang out with friends.