Pastor Matt has served Smith Grove in many roles since 2003. He started as the interim Youth Pastor and became Lead Pastor in 2017. He married Tiffany in May 2000, and they have remained in Greenville since graduating from GU. They have four children: Ella, Ava, Isaac, and Owyn. While raising a family takes up most of his time, he does enjoy photography, reading, and watching the extra-curricular activities his children participate in. His favorite book of the Bible is James, and his favorite passage is Matthew 28:18-20. As Matt leads his family and the church, he longs to follow God’s call on his life and lead in a way that honors and glorifies God. He also wants to see the church continue to grow and mature in their faith while he strives to achieve the mission and vision God has placed before him.