Matthew is of Erub Island descent and was raised in Toowoomba and joins the Student Services team.

He has worked for several Accounting Firms and in Finance for the previous seven years; during this time Matt became the ninth Indigenous Australian to be admitted as a full member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.

Prior to his professional career, he served as a Maritime Warfare Officer in the Royal Australian Navy.  

Matt has a Bachelor of International Business, Bachelor of Arts and is currently studying for his MBA at UQ.