Associate Pastor for Youth Ministries

Responsibilities

Matt directs the ministries to middle school and high school students to help them develop a faith that sticks into college and beyond. A big part of that effort is partnering with parents, training quality adult volunteers, and hosting quality programs for teens. He takes great honor and is completely humbled with the opportunity to build relationships with teens and help them develop their identity in Christ in this critical part of their life.

Family

Matt is married to his beautiful wife Cari, and they have three fantastic children: son, Ethan, and two daughters, Isabella and Avery.

Other Interests

Matt loves playing with his kids and watching baseball with his wife. He also likes movies, ultimate Frisbee, cooking, hanging out with friends, and working on projects around the house.

Education

B.A., History, California State University, Fresno

M.Div, Princeton Theological Seminary

Ordained to Word and Sacrament in the Evangelical Presbyterian Church