Mathew is a lay member of the North Georgia Conference. Professionally, Mathew is the assistant dean of development and alumni relations at Candler School of Theology of Emory University.
In the North Georgia Conference, Mathew's leadership includes: Associate Conference Lay Leader, Member of the Board of Ordained Ministry, Member of the Episcopacy Committee, Member of the Simpsonwood Task Force, and as past member of Conference Council on Finance and Administration.
At the General Church level, Mathew has served as a Member of the Board of Directors for the United Methodist Church Foundation, and the General Council on Finance and Administration.
Mathew is an Eagle Scout and was awarded the Young Alumni of the Year Award by Reinhardt College.
This is Mathew’s fourth General Conference.