Matt has been a PGA Member since 1994. He obtained his first Head Professional position at Imperilakes in Lakeland before moving to the Renaissance Vinoy Golf Club in St. Petersburg with the same position. He was hired as Director of Golf at The Bayou Club in Largo in 1996. In 2000 Matt headed south to Laurel Oak Country Club in Sarasota where he enjoyed 16 prosperous years, serving as General Manager/COO/Director of Golf from 2014 - 2016. He has always been active in Chapter and Section Comittees and was recognized as the North Florida Section Merchandiser of the Year, Private Club in 2003.