Matt is founder and director of the Jazz Arts Collective, a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization with a mission to enrich, educate, and inspire a community of learning through jazz music. The Jazz Arts Collective is dedicated to providing lasting, engaging, and transformative learning experiences through jazz performance. Through partner organizations and schools, the Jazz Arts Collective offers a wide range of learning opportunities led by faculty dedicated to empowering students of all types. The organization fosters creativity, aesthetic and practice-based learning, cultural awareness, and community engagement through inclusive education programs dedicated to enriching the lives of students of all generations, backgrounds, ethnicities, and genders.
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