Matthew has been an Elder since 2006 but was called to be the Lead Pastor at BridgePoint in 2013. Having a desire and calling to be a follower of Jesus that helps develop more followers of Jesus lead Matthew into preaching and leadership development. Matthew loves to learn, teach, and coach. Nothing brings him more joy than to help someone take the next step spiritually. Matthew also enjoys culinary arts, reading, hiking, biking, and the outdoors.