From business to beaches, and from policy to pets, Matt loves the hustle and variety of news in central Florida.
A New York native, Matt comes to FOX35 after reporting and anchoring news broadcasts in Wyoming, northwest Ohio, and several years based overseas, covering international news in Europe and Asia. He also staffed several political campaigns, prior to launching his news career.
He holds a BA in international studies from Johns Hopkins and an MS in journalism from Columbia. While in college, Matt held internships at CBS News, CSPAN, Bloomberg News, and the United States Congress.
Outside of work, Matt enjoys spending time with family, keeping fit, writing, and traveling.
Ian and Lisa Lord are trying to expand their family by adopting an 8-year-old girl living in Nigeria.
This week, President Joe Biden signed a law making Juneteenth an official federal holiday.
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission (FWC) says three vacationers decided to tie a rope around a Brevard County alligator, and it led to an unfortunate and dangerous situation.
No firefighters or bystanders were injured.
Jai said that after he heals, he is hoping to get back to surfing. He is also thankful to the man who helped save his leg and possibly his life.
The star dog also had a small role in Disney's live-action version of ‘Lady and the Tramp.
TSA screeners can start making $16.51 an hour and applicants hired at Saturday's event were eligible for $1,000 signing bonuses.
Orlando's Zebra Coalition is set to turn an unused downtown hotel into housing for at-risk LGBTQ youth. They say Governor DeSantis denying them $750,000 funding for the project won't stop their mission.
Sheriff John Mina introduced an anti-picketing amendment at Tuesday’s Orange County Commission meeting. Commissioners say the move took them by surprise.
The state started the hurricane season tax holiday in 2014. Normally it runs for seven days, but this year, it ran for ten.