Born in Ogden, Utah, Matthew currently lives in Sequim, Washington with his wife Sangeeta. Matt's education includes Washington State University where he obtained a B.A. in History/English minor; and, the University of Alaska in Anchorage, receiving an M.A. in Secondary education. He served the military as a paratrooper in the US Army 82nd Airborne Division. His philosophical base is The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Matthew has authored the following books; My Year in Oman, Another Year in Oman, Killing Time in Saudi Arabia, Deceptions of the Ages, The Rainier Paradigm
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