Florida born and raised, Matthew entered the real estate field after nearly a decade as a firefighter paramedic. Joining Michael Saunders & Company from Watson Realty in Gainesville, Matthew believes a successful real estate experience results from good communication and follow through, honest answers and feedback, and helping set realistic expectations of how the transaction will work from start to finish. V... more.aluing a commitment to excellence and a creative approach, he enjoys meeting new people and connecting with others.
Known for his positive attitude, Matthew’s experience as a firefighter with Gainesville Fire Rescue taught him how to deal with stressful and complex situations while working towards a beneficial outcome. Something of a coach and advisor, he also believes in being a part of the community he serves and belongs to the Chamber of Commerce, Young Professionals Group, and the Builder’s Association. He has experience working with custom home builders and brings that expertise to each of his buyers and sellers.
As a resident of Sarasota, he appreciates the pedestrian-friendly environment and the ability to walk to many locations. Beyond real estate, Matthew enjoys exercise, mountain biking, reading books, listening to podcasts, and spending time with friends and family.