Matt joins Warminster from Sidcot School, Somerset, where he was Deputy Head since 2014. Having started his teaching career at the Licensed Victuallers’ School in Ascot, as a teacher of English and drama, he then spent 14 years at Rugby School. At Rugby, he was Head of Department and then Housemaster of a senior boys’ boarding house. He has coached both 1st XI cricket and 1st XV rugby, directed numerous productions and helped to establish the Arts Festival at Rugby.
Born and brought up in Birmingham, he is a loyal supporter of Aston Villa and also loves rugby and cricket. Matt was educated at King Edward VI, Aston, Birmingham, and holds an MA from the University of Manchester.
He is married to Nicola, a primary school teacher, and they have three young children (Henry 12, Anna 9 and Joseph 7). The family enjoy surfing and skiing; holidays are spent up mountains or near a beach.