Matt began dancing in 1989 at the University of Minnesota as he pursued a career in Psychology. He realized quickly how much he loved ballroom dancing, and knew he had to make It his career.
Matt has had an immensely successful career of teaching, competing and managing studios for more than 25 years. Although he teaches smooth, Standard, Latin and Rhythm dance, his true love is Standard and Smooth, and he has enjoyed tremendous success in that area. He is widely regarded as the authority in Standard dance in Tucson.
Matt enjoys running his own business, Dream Dance, along-side his career as manager, master instructor and coach for Shall We Dance.