Matthew is a Senior Legislative Issue Manager for Professions, focusing on licensing and scope of practice issues. Prior to joining Stateside, he gained experience in federal, state, and local government in internships for members of the U.S. House of Representatives, Virginia State Senate, and the New Jersey General Assembly. He graduated from the University of Richmond with a B.A. in Political Science. In his spare time, Matthew enjoys reading, watching the New York Yankees, and exploring the D.C. area.