Matthew graduated from a technical high school in 2010. He joined the Connecticut Air National Guard in 2013 and was part of the security forces career field. Matt served an overseas deployment in Kuwait. He is currently working for the state of CT. Matt and William were both classmates and close friends. Since the loss of his friend, Will, Matt has become passionate about helping those suffering from PTSD within our veteran and first responder community, in honor of our dear friend Will and all those who selflessly serve our country and communities.