Mr. Matt taught kindergarten for six years at Emile Youchien (a kindergarten in Hiroshima, Japan) before moving his family to his native Utah 10 years ago. He has taught for nine years at Channing Hall. He studied at both the University of Utah and Concordia University, where he earned a BA. He is the father of five children, two of whom attend Channing Hall, and enjoys spending time with his family. He also enjoys reading, making music, and writing short stories and plays. He is co-owner of a children’s musical theatre troupe with his sister.