As the Director of Marketing for Retail, Events and Sports Marketing, Matt leads a team that brings Brooks beliefs and values to life for runners through engagement, activation and storytelling. A lifelong runner himself, Matt started working in the industry at a specialty run store while in high school and continued until he became a Brooks tech rep in 2005. He moved on to hold various roles at Brooks in sales and marketing. Matt is a graduate of the University of North Carolina (Go Heels) where he competed in Cross Country and Track. He lives in Seattle with his wife (the true athlete of the family) and his two young boys.