Matt is a nationally certified Athletic Trainer for Carolina Orthopedics. He has a Bachelor’s Degree in Athletic Training (minor in Psychology) and a Master of Science in Health, Physical Education and Recreation. He specializes in behavioral strategies and physiological adaptations to exercise, as well as recreational business. He acquired his Athletic Trainer Certification through NATA-BOC in March of 2008 and has received additional certifications as a National Academy of Sports Medicine Performance Enhancement and Corrective Exercise Specialist.  Matt’s experience includes three different colleges, two professional sports teams, two high schools, community outreach services and city parks and recreation.  Matt and his wife Brittany are extremely excited to be living and working in the historic town of New Bern and the Crystal Coast region, which offers tons of events, fantastic seafood and access to several beautiful beaches.