Matt is a songwriter and producer from Buffalo, NY. In 2003, he moved to Nashville, TN to pursue songwriting in the Christian market. His songs have been recorded by artists Casting Crowns, Passion, Bethel Music, Jesus Culture, Ellie Holcomb, Zach Williams, Sanctus Real, and Kristene Dimarco, among others. In 2015, Matt experienced his first No.1 song at Christian radio with Chris Tomlin’s “At The Cross (Love Ran Red).” A line in Matt’s song—love ran red—provided the inspiration for the title track of the Grammy nominated album. He resides in Franklin, Tennessee, with his wife Kate and their son Samuel.