Matt comes to the Equity & Inclusion fellows program with an unwavering commitment to end educational inequity. A skilled practitioner and certified diversity trainer, Matt’s passion is for work that helps to ensure a high quality and culturally appropriate education for every child in this world. A former Fulbright Scholar and Teach for America Alumnus, Matt has worked on the frontline of education reform for over a decade as a teacher, trainer, and school systems leader. A strategic thinker and thought-provoking facilitator, Matt has studied education on three different continents in over a dozen countries. He has also visited over 30 states in the United States. Matt holds a Bachelor's Degree from Siena College and is currently enrolled in the Education Policy & Management program at HGSE. His ultimate goal is to promote a world where education is widely recognized as a global force for peace.