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Matthew is currently pursuing a Master of Science in Engineering Science degree in Interdisciplinary Transportation at the USF College of Engineering with an anticipated graduation date of December 2016.  He completed his Bachelor of Science in Logistics and Transportation Management at the City University of New York Graduate Center and an Associate in Applied Science in Transportation Management at Queensborough Community College. He has also earned several diplomas including one in Paralegal/Pre-Law Studies from Hofstra University.

In addition to having more than 25+ years of combined experience in multi-modal transportation and logistical operations, he has served on several advisory committees to the State of New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority and the Port Authority Trans-Hudson, a passenger railroad serving Jersey City and Newark riders commuting into lower Manhattan.

Currently, Matthew is a second-year NCTR Scholar, working under Dr. Steven E. Polzin, the Director of the Mobility Policy Research Department at CUTR and Mr. Joel Volinski, Director of NCTR, assisting both on various projects funded by FDOT as well as other agencies.