Matt is one of the most interesting chess characters in Tucson. He has several majors and currently is employed by the University of Arizona at its IT department. Matt loves active chess where action is abundant and intellectual wits constantly clash. He enjoys playing chess at coffee shops and on ICC and is always current on world chess news. He has a very engaging personality—perfect for beginners who want to learn chess and enjoy the process. He currently coaches chess at the Academy of Tucson.