Matt grew up in a Catholic family living in the east end of Ottawa. Some of his interests include basketball, soccer, volley ball, and playing the guitar. Since graduating high school he has served two years with NET Canada. As well, he spent one year at St. Therese School of Faith and Mission, in Bruno Saskatchewan, taking part in their faith formation program for the laity. He is currently studying at the University of Ottawa after transferring from St. Paul’s University, changing his major from philosophy to business in the process. Matt is passionate about youth ministry and has a wealth of experience and formation. He hopes to guide each youth group member into a personal relationship with Jesus. Matt is excited to be a member of the St. Maurice community and believes that God has great things in store for our parish and its youth ministry program!