An Army Combat Veteran (Combat Engineer), Matt has trained at various prominent shooting schools around the US and has completed Salvo Security Group’s Instructor Development course.
Matt is also an owner and Lead Survival Instructor at American Survival Co. He is an Herbal Medic and has trained extensively in Wilderness Medicine.
Matt has trained and survived in some of the world’s most unforgiving environments—from the Ozarks, to swamps, jungles, mountains and the desert.
He starred on Discovery Channel’s Bushcraft Build Off, and has served as a Survival Consultant for networks such as TLC, Disney, and Discovery channel.
Matt teaches students both domestically and internationally.