As Vice President Commercial Lending of OceanFirst Bank, Matthew has been instrumental in helping businesses and nonprofits find banking solutions to ensure they have all the banking tools necessary to successfully complete their mission.

Matthew is a graduate of The University of Maryland at College Park's Smith School of Business in 2001. After graduating college Matthew volunteered for service in the United States Marine Corps, graduating from Officer Candidate School in Quantico Virginia and served as an Artillery Officer for the 1 st Marine Division. Matthew was honorably discharged from active duty service in 2005. He gained his Master's degree from Loyola University in Baltimore Maryland and was a successful entrepreneur in the Restaurant industry prior to joining the Banking Industry in 2012.

He’s extremely active in the community and currently serves on: the Board for the Camden County Workforce Development Board, Vice Chair and Youth Investment Committee Chair of the Camden County Workforce Development Board, the board of Greater Philadelphia Veterans Network, the Treasurer of Operation Yellow Ribbon, the Board of Regional Business Assistance Corporation and the board of the South Jersey Tourism Corporation.

Matthew is also involved in many veteran nonprofit organizations to include Bunker Labs, Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation of Philadelphia, Operation Yellow Ribbon, and the Veterans Business Referral Network.

Matthew is married to his wife Tracy and they have 4 sons.

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