Matt is a Staff Scientist at CORE. He received a BA in Environmental Studies from Edinboro University of Pennsylvania and later continued his studies at the University of Pittsburgh with a focus in Geology. He has worked in the environmental consultant industry for over 15 years getting his start as an environmental driller and fugitive natural-gas mapper in Colorado and Wyoming. Prior to his time at CORE, he worked as a consultant specializing in hydrogeology for natural resource companies in Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Ohio. Matt is licensed to practice geology in Pennsylvania and Delaware. He was born and raised in northwestern Pennsylvania where he frequently visits to hike, bike and explore the fascinating glaciated landscape..