Matt attended Binghamton University, graduating with his BS degree in philosophy, politics & law and a minor in Economics. He then attended Brooklyn Law School, where he earned his JD degree. Most recently he was a partner at Kaufman Borgeest & Ryan LLP, a NY law firm, as an insurance defense attorney, defending personal injury & general liability lawsuits.
He & his wife, Elvira (a cardiac perfusionist), live in Norwalk, CT with their 4 children: Emma (8), Lexie (7), Ava (4) and Benjamin (1). In his spare time, he loves to run 5k obstacle course races and spending time with his family.