Matt is joining the FC Dallas Special Olympics coaching staff after playing as a partner on the 2015 and 2016 FC Dallas Special Olympics Team. He has been involved with Special Olympics for over 15 years, serving in various roles. Matt became involved with Special Olympics through his brother Joey, who was a teammate on the FC Dallas Special Olympics team.
Matt grew up playing soccer locally for Flower Mound Marcus High School. He had the opportunity to travel to Sweden to take part in the Gothia Cup.
Matt’s leadership on the field will make it an easy transition from player to coach. In addition to serving as the assistant coach for the Special Olympics first team, Matt will also be the FC Dallas Special Olympics Academy Team Director.