Matt has served as Altus Assistant City Manager since August 2015. He also served as the Interim City Manager from May 1, 2016, through July 17, 2016. Matt has previously worked in cities in Texas and Missouri with over 15 years of experience in local government. He received his Master of Public Administration (MPA) from the University of Kansas (KU). Matt grew up in Ponca City, Oklahoma.
Matt is a member of International City/County Management Association (ICMA); City Managers Association of Oklahoma (CMAO); ELGL (Engaging Local Government Leaders); and Kiwanis International. He presently serves on the CMAO Board as the District Six Representative and is also a SOCAG (Southwest Oklahoma Community Action Group) board member. He and his wife have five children.