Matthew Morton received his Master of Science degree from Appalachian State University in Exercise Science with a concentration in Strength and Conditioning. While attending Appalachian State, Matthew worked as an intern within the football, softball, baseball, cheerleading and wresting programs. He also completed a 6 month internship working directly under Appalachian State Men’s Basketball Head Strength Coach.
Prior to graduate school, Matthew received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Exercise Science from the University of North Carolina – Wilmington. Matthew received an internship within Wilmington’s strength and conditioning department, where he implemented in season and offseason training protocols for the volleyball, swimming and track and field programs. His education and field experiences have provided him with an understanding and the necessary tools in developing successful strength and conditioning programs. Originally from Wilmington, NC, Matthew currently resides in Charlotte, NC with his wife, Erika.