After graduating from the University of New Hampshire with a B.A. in English/Journalism, and completing an internship with The Enterprise in Brockton, Matt covered education and served as a general assignment reporter for the Daily News Tribune in Waltham. Prior to his time with Patch, Matt worked as an assistant editor for print and online publications covering business and technology. Having served as the Local Editor of Westwood Patch from June 2010-July 2012, Matt now works as an Associate Regional Editor for several Patch sites in Southeastern Massachusetts. In his spare time, Matt is an avid reader and occasionally blogs about books, reading, publishing and writing.