Matt was raised in the boiler business. He was lucky enough to work alongside with many experienced boilermakers and other experienced professionals. He was able to spend time in the shop, learning the trade and then on many jobsites throughout his teenage years.
After graduating from Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA, Matt tried a few other careers before deciding back on Powerhouse. Since 2001, Matt has been full-time with Powerhouse, continuing to gain experience each and every day.
Founder of Powerhouse, Paul A. Stohner, groomed Matt and helped support his development. Paul has moved onto retirement but still acts as Chief Advisor to Matt and Powerhouse.
Matt is married to his high-school sweetheart, Carrie (14+ yrs) and with their 9-yr old boy/girl twins, Anna Grace & Nathan Riley, live happily in Southern New Jersey close to doting grandparents.