Matt has led music and worship for hundreds of services in congregations all over the U.S. and Canada.
He has been a keynote speaker the JPD worship arts festival, Ohio Summer Institute, Allies for Racial Equity national conference, and the annual meeting of the Canadian Unitarian Council. He has lead worship for convocation at numerous seminaries and has been a worship leader and workshop presenter for national gatherings of LREDA, UUMN, and the last twelve general assemblies of the UUA.
Matt is honored to have performed with Ysaye Barnwell (of Sweet Honey in the Rock), Pete Seeger, Emma’s Revolution, Peter Mayer, Jim Scott, Nick Page, The Halalisa Singers, Samba Tremeterra, and Bloco de Afrobrazil.
He has a degree in hand drumming from Berklee College of Music and has studied abroad in Cuba, Ghana, and Central America.
Matt is the Director of Operations for Sanctuary Boston, a community of vibrant worship and real connection.
Matt is also a founding organizer of the following organizations:
Lucy Stone and Margaret Moseley Cooperatives.
The Greater Boston Chamber of Cooperatives, a trade association of worker, consumer, and housing cooperatives.
The Boston Cooperative Investment Club, which has invested $30K+ in newly forming cooperatives to build a more a more democratic economy.