Matt was born and raised in the Savannah suburb of Effingham County, where he graduated from Effingham High School. While in high school Matt developed a passion for watching and playing basketball. Playing as a shooting guard throughout his time on the court and being a critical part of the offense, Matt learned the importance of communication and working together to achieve goals. After high school, Matt attended Georgia Southern University and after a while he decided to leave and get into the real estate business. Being raised around real estate professionals his whole life, Matt knew how life changing being a homeowner would be, and at the age of 20 he purchased his first home. Within the next year, Matt decided to pursue a career as a real estate agent to help others achieve such a big goal in buying their dream home!