Elected to the QWCC in 2019. Matthew is a Commercial Account Executive at Whitley Insurance & Financial Services. Along with his wife Youra, and their two children Jackson & Avery they have been active residents of Quinte West for the past four years. He has been a member of the Trenton Kiwanis Club for the last three years, chairing the Quinte West Christmas float in 2017. Currently he is the president elect, chairing the 2019 Walleye World Fishing Derby and a Kiwanis representative for the Bay of Quinte Home Show. He joined the board as he felt it was important to be a part of the decisions that affect the community in which he lives and felt that he could be an integral part of the Chamber and help guide the business community with constructive feedback and new ideas.