Matt completed his BSc in Kinesiology from the University of Waterloo in 2013, and then his MSc focusing in Neuroscience in 2016. In the spring of 2013, he was drafted into the CFL, where he played professional American football for five years. Since retiring from professional sport, he has been working for McMaster University for the last 4.5 years – with stints working for the Dept. of Family Medicine and recruiting for the DeGroote School of Business MBA programs. He is now assisting the Academic team within McMaster’s School of Interdisciplinary Science. In his spare time, Matt is a volunteer coach for the McMaster Marauders football program.