Matt grew up in Melbourne suburbia, completing his BSc (Hons) in Rockology at Monash University. Over the last 7 years Matt has garnered experience across a range of coal deposits throughout Central and Sth Eastern Queensland as well as an international venture into the Moatize Basin of the Zambezi Rift, Mozambique.
Outside of work Matt immerses himself amongst everything AFL related, more specifically the mighty Tigers. He necessitates his time in the offseason with local and international travel, long distance running and building Ikea furniture.
Matt has been part of the QGESS unit since 2014 and in that time has benefited from working alongside the experienced QGESS geology team; developing numerous professional relationships and more importantly a number of long lasting friendships.