Writing, Teaching, and Creative Content 

Teaching Artist/Artist in Residence/Guest Speaker

With over a decade of performance and diverse classroom experience , Matt's unique ability to make poetry relevant to the lives of young people and inspire imagination has led him to national and international acclaim. 

• University Lectures

• Writing Workshop Residencies (3-5 days) – College/High School
• Adult Writing Classes 
• Youth Writing Groups (High School/Middle School)

• Festivals
• Artist Retreats

 

Copy Editor/Grant Writer/Content Creator

3 years as the principal grant writer, online content creator,  copy editor, and  "Voice of the Abbey" for Abbey Arts Seattle. 

 

Works generated include:   

• 9 awarded local and national grants 
• Monthly Press Releases
• Web Content for programs Arts Connect and Next Stage

• Event Advertising via social media 

• Sponsorship Partner Pitches

Voice Acting/Narration 

Voice-acting experience includes tech informationals for Microsoft via Fireign United, and instructional narration for RealityCharting Inc.

 

Voice talents include:

 

• Male Character Voices
• “Real Person” Narration
• Announcer Voice
• Instructional Narration
• Public Speaker