Since living in Oklahoma City, Matt has embraced many opportunities to bring his talents into the Oklahoma community. He has been both a speaker and a judge for the deadCenter Film Festival as well as the Tulsa International Film Festival. In June of 2017, Matt will write, direct and produce ten short documentaries in conjunction with OETA, PBS and the Oklahoma City Zoo. These will air alongside a three-part documentary series about famed National Geographic wildlife photographer Joel Sartore. In addition to his work in the film community, Matt writes and shoots photos for 405 Magazine, Oklahoma City’s most popular lifestyle magazine covering local, national and international travel.