Matt started with WSKG in 2011, when he left his stint as a freelance print and radio reporter in Juba, South Sudan. Matt spent two years as the Southern Tier reporter for The Innovation Trail, before shifting to the WSKG newsroom in 2013. Matt’s work has appeared on Bloomberg News, Voice of America, Radio France International, NPR, and PRI. He was awarded the New York State AP Broadcasters Association award for stories on immigrant labor in Upstate New York this year. When Matt’s not cursing at faulty software or double-checking his writing for inconsistent tenses, he enjoys backpacking, bicycle riding and Werner Herzog movies. He left WSKG in 2015.